• Q&A: What is herd immunity and what will happen to SARS-CoV-2 if we reach it?

    1 month ago - By Healio

    In recent comments regarding COVID-19, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director and chief presidential medical advisor Anthony S. Fauci, MD, referred to the concept of herd immunity as “an elusive number.”
    Amid concerns of a potential fourth wave of COVID-19, we spoke with Lauren Ancel Meyers, PhD, director of the University of Texas at Austin COVID-19 Modeling Consortium, about the misconceptions regarding herd immunity and what may be necessary to reach the threshold.
    Healio: What does it mean to reach herd immunity?
    Ancel Meyers: There has been a lot of
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  • Anthony Fauci's words of COVID warning for Australia

    Anthony Fauci's words of COVID warning for Australia

    1 month ago - By Sydney Morning Herald

    America's top COVID advisor praised Australia's response to the pandemic but warned that no country was safe until the virus was globally under control.
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