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Differing immune responses discovered in asymptomatic cases vs those with severe COVID-19

The largest study of its type in the UK has identified differences in the immune response to COVID-19, between people with no symptoms, compared to those suffering a more serious reaction to the virus. Researchers from the Wellcome Sanger Institute, Newcastle University, University College London, University of Cambridge, EMBL’s European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) and their… Read More »

WHO walks back statement that asymptomatic coronavirus spread is ‘very rare’

The World Health Organization walked back a surprise statement that people without symptoms cannot easily spread the novel coronavirus, adding on Tuesday that too much about the virus remains unknown. “I was responding to a question at the press conference. I wasn’t stating a policy of WHO or anything like that. I was trying to… Read More »