Some countries have started offering mRNA alternatives to AstraZeneca as a second shot because of rare blood clots to boost immune response. However, clinical trials on mixing different types of vaccines are still ongoing.
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Memory problems, chronic fatigue, psychiatric illness: How COVID-19 can cause extensive damage to the brain
Fighting the pandemic on two fronts: against the virus, and against pseudoscience
Primary care is the crucial but severely overlooked answer to managing public health during this pandemic and beyond.
Many of the consequences of SARS-CoV-2 arise not from the virus itself, but from our response to it. Cancer may be a significant source of this.
Once christened as ‘The Great Equaliser’, the virus is only widening the gap between the rich and the poor.
What have we discovered about the psychological and social impacts of lockdown?
Dreaming during a pandemic: How COVID-19 is infiltrating our sleep
In a talk hosted by the UCL Medical Society, Professor Benny Chain reports on the frontiers of immunological research related to the ongoing pandemic.