Spain's large-scale study on the coronavirus indicates just 5% of its population has developed antibodies, strengthening evidence that a so-called herd immunity to Covid-19 is "unachievable," the medical journal the Lancet reported on Monday.
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) has surprised the world
with its range of disease manifestations, from asymptomatic infection to critical
illness leading to hospital admission and death.1,2 Due to the high proportion...
Prof Alice RobertsAttempting "herd immunity through natural infection is highly unethical... also unachievable. With a large majority of the population [uninfected], virus circulation can quickly return to early pandemic dimensions in a 2nd wave once measures are lifted."
COVID Symptom tracker lets anyone healthy or with symptoms share valuable information with researchers and the NHS. Just take 1-minute to self-report daily, even if you are well, to help identify (a) How fast the virus is spreading in your area (b)...
Six couples are at the High Court today to take a landmark challenge over the legal recognition of humanist marriages in England and Wales. Their case is being supported by Humanists UK. The humanist couples are taking the case to try to compel the...
Prof Alice Roberts'Help Trees Help Us' @TreesHelp are urging the Scottish Government to take action to protect native woodlands before Glasgow hosts COP26 in 2021 - for human health and planetary health - please sign and share
We are Mary Anning Rocks, a group dedicated to the raising of a statue and the raising of awareness of the long forgotten mother of modern day Palaeontology Mary Anning
Prof Alice RobertsMy ‘Mary Anning Rocks’ painting is now available as a print - and on a t shirt. If you buy one (or several!) you will help to raise funds for a statue and proper recognition of this amazing pioneer of palaeontology! @MaryAnningRocks