Last Posted: May 16, 2021
India’s neighbours race to sequence genomes as COVID surges- From Sri Lanka to Nepal, scientists with limited resources are working feverishly to discover which variants are driving outbreaks.
S Malapati, Nature News, May 14, 2021
Risk of COVID-19 variant importation - How useful are travel control measures?
J Arino et al, MEDRXIV, May 15, 2021
SARS-CoV-2 genomic surveillance identifies naturally occurring truncation of ORF7a that limits immune suppression.
A Nemundryi et al, Cell Reports, May 13, 2021
Spike-antibody responses following first and second doses of ChAdOx1 and BNT162b2 vaccines by age, gender, and clinical factors - a prospective community cohort study (Virus Watch)
M Shrotri et al, MEDRXIV, May 15, 2021
Cardiovascular vulnerability predicts hospitalisation in primary care clinically suspected and confirmed COVID-19 patients: a model development and validation study
FS von Royen et al, MEDRXIV, May 14, 2021
How the United States Beat the Variants, for Now- The country has managed to avoid a variant-fueled spike in coronavirus cases. Scientists say we were lucky.
C Zimmer et al, NY Times, May 14, 2021
Immune Responses to COVID-19 mRNA Vaccines in Patients with Solid Tumors on Active, Immunosuppressive Cancer Therapy
RT Shroff et al, MEDRXIV, May 14, 2021
Impact of BNT162b first vaccination on the immune transcriptome of elderly patients infected with the B.1.351 SARS-CoV-2 variant
L Knabl et al, MEDRXIV, May 14, 2021
SARS-CoV-2 lineage dynamics in England from January to March 2021 inferred from representative community samples
O Eales et al, MEDRXIV, May 14, 2021
Transmission roles of symptomatic and asymptomatic COVID-19 cases: a modeli
J Tan et al, MEDRXIV, May 14, 2021
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