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The National Advisory Committee on Immunization is evaluating literature that shows that people afflicted with COVID-19 will boost their antibodies with only one dose of a vaccine. Infectious diseases expert Dr. Isaac Bogoch says if the data holds, it makes sense not just from a medical and scientific standpoint, but...
The Commons Science and Technology Committee was advised by Professor Mark Woolhouse, professor of infectious disease epidemiology at the University of Edinburgh and advisor to the Government’s Scientific Advisory Group on Emergencies (Sage), that beaches are not a hotbed for the spread of coronavirus. Asked about the risk of transmission...
The University of Oxford has launched a study to assess the safety and immune response of the COVID-19 vaccine it has developed with AstraZeneca in children for the first time. Researchers will use 300 volunteers to assess whether the jab – known as the the ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 vaccine – produces...