Mass Covid testing plan to offer route out of lockdown

The first pilot scheme starting on Friday and offered to everyone in Liverpool, including schoolchildren. Tests…

New 90-minute coronavirus test has ‘significant potential’ for mass screening

The system was used to test 386 NHS staff and patients from April 10 to May…

Chris Whitty and Jeremy Hunt clash over UK’s abandonment of mass testing and tracing in March

When dealing with the question of why a test, trace and isolate system similar to South…

Mass screening for loss of taste and smell will detect hidden coronavirus cases, scientists say

Professor Tim Spector, from King’s College, said: “We believe that loss of smell and taste is…

Experts threaten to lead us into a dystopia of inhuman mass paranoia

What would be the “new normal” for a whole tranche of the population is a kind…

Government seeks refund for millions of coronavirus antibody tests after trials show they are too unreliable for mass use

The Government will look for a refund for millions of coronavirus tests ordered from China after…

UK lacks ability to mass produce coronavirus vaccine, experts warn

The UK has the scientific knowledge but not the manufacturing capability to mass produce a coronavirus…