Coronavirus insights

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

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

5 months ago

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

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

5 months ago

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…

10 months ago

Coronavirus: why are some people experiencing long-term fatigue?

People who have been seriously unwell and treated on intensive care units can expect to take some months to recover…

10 months ago