Governments should pay public to get coronavirus vaccine, says Oxford scientist

Governments should pay people to get a coronavirus vaccine in order to achieve herd immunity, an…

Culture of shaking hands ‘probably gone forever’, says top scientist

The custom of shaking hands should be ditched permanently and Britain should move to a Japanese-style…

Children could get coronavirus vaccine first to protect elderly, scientist says

Prof Openshaw, an expert in experimental medicine at Imperial College London, said: “We’re actually considering a…

Removing soft toys and sealing off books in classrooms is ‘tragic’ and ‘misplaced’ says leading scientist

Removing soft toys and sealing off books in primary school classrooms is “tragic” and “misplaced” a…

Pubs and restaurants could reopen now without risking public health, says Oxford scientist

Prof Gupta insisted during an interview with Unherd website that her original theory was correct and…

Covid-19 vaccine effectiveness could be known in less than six weeks, says University of Oxford scientist

He said the partnership would ensure the vaccine could be quickly rolled out, if it works.…

When can lockdown end, and how do we get out of it? An economist, behavioural scientist and epidemiologist have their say

Behavioural scientist Prof. Pete Lunn, Head of Behavioural Research Unit, ESRI Department of Economics, Trinity College…

Boris Johnson must adopt a ‘Dunkirk’ approach to testing and enlist ‘small boat’ laboratories, leading scientist says

Boris Johnson must adopt a “Dunkirk” approach to coronavirus testing and enlist “small ship” laboratories to…

Neil Ferguson, the scientist who convinced Boris Johnson of UK coronavirus lockdown, criticised in past for flawed research

The scientist whose calculations about the potentially devastating impact of the coronavirus directly led to the countrywide…

Scientist who convinced Boris Johnson of UK coronavirus lockdown criticised in past for flawed research

The scientist whose calculations about the potentially devastating impact of the coronavirus directly led to the countrywide…