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Coronavirus: few vaccines prevent infection – here’s why that’s not a problem

Vaccines are a marvel of medicine. Few interventions can claim to have saved as many lives. But it may surprise you to know that...

Long COVID: who is at risk?

For most people, infection with SARS-CoV-2 – the virus that causes COVID-19 – leads to mild, short-term symptoms, acute respiratory illness, or possibly no...

Oxford COVID vaccine authorised in the UK – global health expert on why this...

The UK has become the first country to authorise the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine for public use, with roll-out to start in the first week...

New coronavirus variant: what is the spike protein and why are mutations on it...

The emergence of a new variant of coronavirus has sparked renewed interest in the part of the virus known as the spike protein. The new...

Pfizer vaccine has just been approved: here’s what the next few months will look...

The UK has become the first country to approve the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine for widespread use. The government has ordered 40 million doses and the...

Wellbeing levels fell during the pandemic but improved under lockdown, data analysis shows

Lockdowns are seemingly vital for controlling COVID-19. Early evidence suggests they have a big effect on preventing deaths. But if we’re to keep using...

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