Vanquishing Variants

Do we need to fear different variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus? One of the most basic concepts students of Virology learn is that virus mutation is an evolutionary process which affects a virus’ chances of survival. Lethal viruses render their hosts too unwell for human contact, limiting the virus’ ability for ongoing transmission. Milder viruses, … More Vanquishing Variants

The Law of Unintended Consequences

Imitating China on a policy that every single health policy guideline had explicitly warned against. ~ Nick Hudson, Co-Founder and Public Face of Panda, on Lockdown Nick articulates public health concepts with skill, from virus evolution and variant emergence, to seasonality, geographical differences, immunity, vaccines, complex systems and human factors. In this recent interview with … More The Law of Unintended Consequences