Total 24 Posts
Natural herd immunity is a myth. It is not something that can be achieved by natural infection. Without a vaccine, the virus could become endemic, permanently present in the population.
Experts from France, Spain and the UK explain how Europe should respond to a rise in coronavirus cases.
Approval of a coronavirus vaccine would be just the beginning – Huge production challenges could cause long delays.6 min read
Once a coronavirus vaccine is approved, billions of doses need to be manufactured. Current vaccine production is nowhere near ready, for a variety of reasons, but planning now could help.
Researchers cannot agree on topics such as face mask, immunity, and number of coronavirus infections. A microbiologist explains why.
We’ll achieve herd immunity when 60% of the population is immune to COVID-19. No, wait, make it 70%. Or is it 80%?
Here is an important thread by Mathematician and Epidemiologist Adam Kucharski on herd immunity, coronavirus vaccine, and why we shouldn’t expect COVID-19 to disappear indefinitely.
Research on conspiracy theories can help people become receptive to health. Work needs to happen now to counter related anti-vaccine narratives.