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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.
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.
There is speculation about whether a population can achieve some sort of immunity to the virus with as little as 20% infected. What do we really know so far?
Germany’s resurgent R number is largely down to a localised outbreak. The country’s new local lockdown is a warning not a disaster.