COVID-19: Rethinking the Lockdown Groupthink A cost-benefit analysis of the response to COVID-19 finds that lockdowns are far more harmful to public…
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UK New and Emerging Respiratory Virus Threats Advisory Group paper on new coronavirus (COVID-19) variant B.1.1.7 The London School of Hygiene & Tropical…
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Resurgence of COVID-19 in Manaus, Brazil, despite high seroprevalence In Manaus, Brazil, a study of blood donors indicated that 76% (95% CI 67–98) of…
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A grim warning from Israel: Vaccination blunts, but does not defeat Delta [Science News report.] Israel has among the world’s highest levels of…
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'Close to 100% accuracy': Helsinki airport uses sniffer dogs to detect Covid [Media report.] Researchers running Helsinki pilot scheme say dogs can…
Confirmed cases of COVID-19 variants identified in UK [Public Health England.] Novel genotyping tests are being used to detect the Delta (VOC-21APR-02…
A Basic Review of the Preliminary Evidence That COVID-19 Risk and Severity Is Increased in Vitamin D Deficiency A literature search was performed on…
Lambda COVID variant: All you need to know [Media report.] The new variant, which has also been called C.37, accounts for 71 per cent of all COVID-19…
Efficacy and Safety of the mRNA-1273 SARS-CoV-2 Vaccine [Moderna] This phase 3 randomized, observer-blinded, placebo-controlled trial was conducted at…
Myocarditis detailed in 30 patients after mRNA COVID vaccines [Media report.] Two recent reports in JAMA Cardiology describe 30 patients with…
Fast-spreading COVID variant can elude immune responses [Nature News report.] Evidence is growing that some coronavirus variants could evade immune…
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Vaccinated people spreading Delta variant just as quickly as the unvaccinated: Leaked CDC document [Media report.] The delta variant of the coronavirus…