Herd Immunity

Total 24 Posts

Coronavirus: What will happen if we can’t produce a vaccine?

4 min read
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.

How worried should we be about the coronavirus resurgence in Europe?

9 min read
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.

Three major scientific controversies about coronavirus.

5 min read
Researchers cannot agree on topics such as face mask, immunity, and number of coronavirus infections. A microbiologist explains why.

Herd immunity: Why the figure is always a bit vague.

5 min read
We’ll achieve herd immunity when 60% of the population is immune to COVID-19. No, wait, make it 70%. Or is it 80%?

What happens when a population reaches herd immunity?

2 min read
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.

Coronavirus anti-vaxxers: One in six British people would refuse a vaccine.

4 min read
Research on conspiracy theories can help people become receptive to health. Work needs to happen now to counter related anti-vaccine narratives.
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