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Will the government act quickly enough to protect the most vulnerable from the third wave of COVID-19?3 min read
The populations most at risk of severe COVID-19, older and vaccinated early, may need to receive a booster jab earlier than expected because their protection is waning significantly against vaccine-resistant Delta variant.
Scientists have discovered that SARS-CoV-2 can evade neutralising antibodies by fusing cells.
I am fed up not just from fighting a government that is corrupt and negligent, but also blind optimism from members of our scientific community. I am particularly fed up of the rhetoric that variants cannot ever escape vaccines.
The World Health Organization has created more memorable and less stigmatising names for coronavirus variants. An important step as using geographical names can stoke up racism and xenophobia.
How client journalism and cosy relationships allow the UK government to maintain a shocking level of complacency about the risks posed by Covid-19 variants.