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Herd immunity should be considered to end lockdown, PM's adviser says

1 month ago   |   By Metro

The government's chief epidemic modeller says an exit plan is needed from the lockdown
A senior science adviser to the government has said the UK should consider letting people catch coronavirus in the safest way possible.
Professor Graham Medley, who leads the government's disease modelling team, argued Britain has ‘painted itself into a corner' with a lockdown which could eventually lead to more harm than the disease itself.
He told The Times today: ‘We will have done three weeks of this lockdown so there's a big decision coming up on 13 April. In broad terms are we going to continue to...
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UK coronavirus lockdown should be lifted by end of May or earlier as epidemic to plateau in 10 days, PM's adviser says

UK coronavirus lockdown should be lifted by end of May or earlier as epidemic to plateau in 10 days, PM's adviser says

1 month ago   |   By The Irish Sun


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