Cork, Ireland (CNN) When Ireland came out of a strict six-week lockdown in December it had one of the lowest levels of Covid-19 cases in Europe. Since then, the situation [...]
From +23,000 scientific reports on COVID-19 and SARS-CoV-2 we have curated a handful: Additional references on ECAM Twitter Jan 12. Epidemiology; Immunity Immunological characteristics govern the transition of COVID-19 to [...]
THE WASHINGTON POST | OPINION | Releasing more vaccines for first doses could create more problems than it solves
President-elect Joe Biden’s team suggested on Friday that, when the new administration takes office, it intends to release every available dose of the covid-19 vaccine. Biden, a spokesman said, “believes the [...]
Source: MSNBC Presidential historian Jon Meacham reacts to the consequential week in America following the deadly insurrection on Capitol Hill incited by Trump. "THIS WAS A FUNDAMENTAL REALITY. AND IF [...]
EVIDENCE OF ADE? | Genomic Evidence of a SARS-CoV-2 Reinfection Case With E484K Spike Mutation in Brazil
ABSTRACT: To date, uncertainty remains about how long the protective immune responses against SARSCoV- 2 persists and the first reports of suspected reinfection began to be described in recovered patients [...]
TIMES RADIO Sir John Bell: South African variant of COVID is more worrying than the Kent one “by some margin”
Source: YouTube Sir John Bell, Regius Professor of Medicine at Oxford University, has warned that the South African variant of COVID is more worrying than the Kent one "by some [...]
Eric J. Topol, MD: Hello. This is Eric Topol for Medscape One-on-One. I'm really delighted to have the chance to have a conversation with Professor Eddie Holmes, one of the [...]
DER SPIEGEL | British Infectious Disease Expert Warns of New Mutations “We Are in a Dramatic Race Against a Changing Virus” Despite the start of vaccinations, British medical expert Jeremy Farrar doesn’t believe there will be a quick return to normality. Instead, a “new dangerous phase of the pandemic” is beginning.
Jeremy Farrar, 59, is director of the Wellcome Trust, leading the world's second largest foundation supporting medical research. The scientist was head of the clinical research unit at the Hospital for [...]
People in all of England and most of Scotland must now stay at home except for a handful of permitted reasons, as new lockdowns begin in both nations. Schools have [...]
CNN | 2020’s alternative universe is not going away | Dangerous Covid-19 conspiracy theories are here to stay | Experts fear online misinformation will fuel hesitancy in taking the vaccine, a vital weapon in the fight against the virus.
London (CNN). At a recent Saturday protest outside London's Stratford train station -- comprised of bindi-wearing hippies, conspiracy theorists in balaclavas, and middle-aged men in waterproof jackets -- a protester [...]