I think it is important that we name these appropriately and we don’t call these the South African variant or the UK variant. We need to use the names appropriately because we don’t want to stigmatise where these variants have been identified.——Maria Van Kerkhove, an infectious disease epidemiologist and the World Health Organization’s COVID-19 technical lead, during a press conference partially focused on emerging, highly infections variants of SARS-CoV-2 (January 5)
This is a health crisis of epic proportions. I am more troubled than ever before, and in part, my concern is rooted in the reality that it will take so much more for us to slow the spread given the high rate of community spread.—Director of the Los...
1. Quercus palustris (2 wds.)
1. Mineral known as fool’s gold