How scientific ambiguity of outdoor Covid-19 infection has caused confusion in sport for months

Prof Gabriel Scally, president of the epidemiology and public health section of the Royal Society of…

Immune system loses ability to protect against infection far earlier than thought, study suggests

The immune system is at its peak in school-age children and begins to decline far earlier…

Hopes for nasal spray that gave ’96pc infection cover’ in ferrets

Weekly use of a nasal spray could give 96 per cent protection from coronavirus, new research from Public…

PPE littering is a growing problem, say councils, warning it could be spreading infection

Litter from personal protective equipment is becoming a growing problem, councils have said, warning it could…

Coronavirus infection rate doubling every week

This appears to correspond with warnings from some experts that young people attending illegal house parties…

Family of brain-damaged boy sue NHS after meningitis was ‘dismissed as ear infection’

His parents Nicholas and Sophie are now suing the NHS for nearly a quarter of a…

Low infection rate shows limited role of children during coronavirus pandemic

When considered in light of positive cases among all age groups, children accounted for 1.1 per cent of…

Easing of lockdown restrictions did not lead to an increase in infection rates in England

Based on current findings, the authors calculate the number of infections arising each day across England…

Immunity may last only a few months after infection

Blood tests conducted at the Schwabing Clinic on recovered patients demonstrated that the level of antibodies…

Regional coronavirus lockdowns could be imminent as modelling suggests infection rate rises

Mr Hancock’s comments came as he announced that all hospital workers would have to wear surgical…