16 November 2020
Last week we had the great news that a safe and effective vaccine against SARS-CoV-2 should soon be available. Thanks to the work of Pfizer and BioNTech , we may have the opportunity to start vaccinating those at highest risk of severe disease towards the end of this year and into 2021. The interim analysis of their clinical trial has indicated that it is more than 90% effective in preventing COVID - 19 in… Read More
5 November 2020
Since the beginning of the global COVID-19 outbreak, the diagnostic and research community has undertaken an unprecedented effort to understand how best to manage, eradicate and prevent the disease. Two key pillars in the fight against the pandemic are establishing a robust testing strategy and implementing procedures and processes to reduce the burden on healthcare systems.
Independent SAGE recently published a document containing core recommendations for how best to optimize and develop… Read More