SEATTLE — Amazon said Thursday that it is developing a lab to screen its workers for the novel coronavirus, showing that more visibility into who is infected is essential to returning its business to normalcy.Employees in at least 64 of its warehouses and shipping facilities have tested positive for the coronavirus, and workers have spoken out about the risks inherent in their working conditions.The e-commerce giant has begun assembling the equipment needed to build a facility and said in a blog post Thursday that it hopes to “start testing small numbers of our front line employees soon.” Amazon says it has started to develop “incremental testing capacity,” relative to what governments might set up.Amazon acknowledged that its effort might not be ready before the coronavirus outbreak subsides.“We are not sure how far we will get in the relevant timeframe, but we think it’s worth trying, and we stand ready to share anything we learn with others,” the company wrote.Amazon is working on antigen testing — a diagnostic test to determine whether a person is infected, as opposed to a blood test that could detect antibodies made by the immune system when a person is exposed to the virus. (Amazon chief


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