COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) pandemic

Perhaps first time in the modern history, the entire world is focused on solving a single problem - the novel coronavirus COVID-19. This has caused the global community, as leaders and citizens to seek and respond to a threat whose dimensions are neither entirely certain nor entirely known. The website lists common effort of researchers and research groups working on the ongoing pandemic COVID-19 in collaboration with Helsinki University Hospital (HUS) and The Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL).
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Update on what we know about the 3 major #SARSCoV2 variants (the only ones thus far established to have new propert… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

So you want to get rid of superspreaders? The top incriminated venues, w/ multiple independent replications: Restau… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Avian to Human H5N8 in Russia: while waiting for more information: "Preliminary information indicates that the repo… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The good news is that South Africa is back to its pre-B.1.351 baseline in covid cases. There's no proof this varian… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

'..countries where B.1.1.7 become dominant --> rapid case increase -> increased hospitalisations, overstretched hea… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

In those who received 2 AZ doses, "after the 2nd, efficacy was higher in those with a longer prime-boost interval (… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

good news for policies postponing 2nd vaccine nytimes.com/live/2021/02/1…

I’m really struggling with this idea of a race to vaccinate everyone HERE now. Yes, we all want vaccine asap. But w… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…