Infectious Disease

UK Covid lockdowns can be eased quicker due to vaccines and data, MPs told

7 days ago   |   The Guardian

Expert says there is more confidence in scientific analysis showing risks Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage The success of the vaccination programme...
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Why the pandemic's focus on infectious diseases won't reshape the drug industry, according to 3 top life science VCs

Why the pandemic's focus on infectious diseases won't reshape the drug industry, according to 3 top life science VCs

7 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Take all venture capital predictions with a grain of salt, Venrock partner Cami Samuel told Insider. Though Andreessen Horowitz may have predicted a...
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Q&A: How the U.S. can respond to coronavirus variants, and prepare for future evolution

8 days ago   |   STAT

Coronavirus variants are here. Now what? A new report from infectious disease experts provides policy recommendations for how the United States can blunt the impact of the...
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Fauci says Congress needs to pass the COVID stimulus bill

Fauci says Congress needs to pass the COVID stimulus bill

9 days ago   |   Daily Mail

The nation's top infectious disease expert said re-opening schools 'can be done' but told ABC 's George Stephanopoulos that school districts 'really do need more resources'.
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WHO investigator claims China refused to hand over key Covid information

10 days ago   |   The Guardian

Australian infection expert, part of a team visiting Wuhan, says they were provided only with a summary of data Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage...
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The coronavirus is going to stick around forever. Get ready for the new normal

The coronavirus is going to stick around forever. Get ready for the new normal

12 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement As the pandemic approaches its second year, the coronavirus has morphed into a tougher foe than ever. A number of mutations that scientists have...
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Dr Fauci predicts ‘open season' in US to receive Covid vaccine by April

13 days ago   |   The Independent

'Virtually everybody and anybody in any category could start to get vaccinated,' infectious disease expert says
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Fauci: Vaccines for first-graders could be authorized by September

Fauci: Vaccines for first-graders could be authorized by September

13 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / Students wait to have their portraits taken for school picture day on Sept. 23, 2020, in Stamford, Connecticut. Children as young as first graders may be able to get...
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NHS COVID-19 contact tracing app averted between 200,000 and 900,000 infections, estimates infectious disease experts

14 days ago   |   Oxford University

A team of medical research and statistical modelling experts at Oxford University and the Alan Turing Institute have conducted a joint analysis to assess the impact of the NHS...
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Expert reaction to study looking at a different coronavirus detected in bats and pangolins in Southeast Asia

14 days ago   |   Science Media Centre

A study published in Nature Communications looks at evidence for SARS-CoV-2 related coronaviruses circulating in bats and pangolins in Southeast Asia. Prof James Wood, Head of...
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Jorge Mendes circling as Man Utd prepare to answer Edinson Cavani question

Jorge Mendes circling as Man Utd prepare to answer Edinson Cavani question

The clock is ticking as Manchester United chiefs weigh up extending Edinson Cavani's contract or signing a new striker this summer, with Jorge Mendes offering a... Read more ...

SPFL approve concussion substitute mid-season rule change

SPFL approve concussion substitute mid-season rule change

SPFL chief executive Neil Doncaster stated that Gordon McQueen's dementia diagnosis it is the latest reminder of the seriousness of head injuries. Read more ...

One-shot Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine is ‘safe and effective'

One-shot Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine is ‘safe and effective'

Johnson & Johnson's is set to be approved by US regulators later this week Johnson & Johnson's one-shot Covid vaccine is ‘safe and effective', according to US... Read more ...

Anti-grab hijabs trialled by police to attract more Muslim women

Anti-grab hijabs trialled by police to attract more Muslim women

Student Officer Khadeejah Mansur is trialling the new-look hijab A police force is trialling sporty anti-grab hijabs to attract more Muslim women. Leicestershire Police have... Read more ...

COVID winter months see increase in mental health problems among NHS staff

COVID winter months see increase in mental health problems among NHS staff

The number of NHS staff who say working during coronavirus has been detrimental to their mental health has increased during the current wave New YouGov data shows that seven in... Read more ...

Marchisio mocks Ronaldo free kicks

Marchisio mocks Ronaldo free kicks

Former Juventus star Claudio Marchisio mocked Cristiano Ronaldo for his shocking free kick record in the Bianconeri jersey. Read more ...

The Bachelor: Bella Varelis and boyfriend do 'centre of gravity challenge'

The Bachelor: Bella Varelis and boyfriend do 'centre of gravity challenge'

In a post to her TikTok account on Tuesday, the 26-year-old Bachelor star and her photographer boyfriend took part in the viral 'centre of gravity challenge' Read more ...

The Bachelor's Matthew 'Matty J' Johnson's partner for Dancing With The...

The Bachelor's Matthew 'Matty J' Johnson's partner for Dancing With The Stars has been revealed

Matthew 'Matty J' Johnson is starring on the next season of Dancing With The Stars. Read more ...

The Bachelor's Laura Byrne finds five huntsman in the Bondi Beach home she...

The Bachelor's Laura Byrne finds five huntsman in the Bondi Beach home she shares with Matty J

The Bachelor's Laura Byrne and Matty 'J' Johnson recently welcomed their second child, a baby girl, Lola Ellis. Read more ...

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirms Erling Haaland talks with Man Utd interested...

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirms Erling Haaland talks with Man Utd interested in summer deal

Erling Haaland is expected to attract plenty of interest in this summer's transfer window with Manchester United among those being linked. Read more ...