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Just because cases and deaths are low now doesn’t mean we won’t be in another crisis leading into a lockdown in a few months time. This is preventable, but only if we act early.
The full suite of public health measures we have been using fairly consistently across the world like social distancing, face masks, contact tracing, and quarantining led to Taiwan’s COVID victory without ever going into lockdown.
New variants will push the number needed to reach herd immunity up.
Our research can help understand the role schools play in transmission, Dr Derek Groen writes.
There is evidence that concludes with some confidence that the new coronavirus variant is more transmissible. There are indications that the virus’s ability to infect human cells has increased. Case numbers desperately need controlling.