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Coronavirus: No evidence: epidemiologist questions WHO..

Coronavirus: No evidence: epidemiologist questions WHO ruling out Wuhan lab as likely source of pandemic Leading epidemiologist Raina MacIntyre has questioned why a World Health Organisation… more
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UNSW biosecurity researchers develop intelligence program ..

UNSW biosecurity researchers develop intelligence program that ‘could have prevented COVID-19’ Researchers from the University of NSW have developed a biosecurity program they say could have… more
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Can vaccines offer an exit plan from Covid-19? – Prof Raina Macintyre

What we do not know yet is the efficacy of these vaccines in preventing all infection (symptomatic and asymptomatic). This is of interest in assessing the ability to achieve herd immunity. Only… more
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Vaccines need to be studied to assess effectiveness...

Vaccines need to be studied to assess effectiveness against new variants of the coronavirus The American pharmaceutical company Novavax has released results about the efficacy of its vaccine -… more
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Ignoring pandemic experts proves fatal – Prof Raina Macintyre

The catastrophic failure of many Western democracies such as the U.S., UK and many European countries to control COVID-19 has been shocking. READ MORE
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Australia must vaccinate 100,000 people every day to meet government targets

Professor Raina MacIntyre, head of the biosecurity program at the Kirby Institute at the University of NSW, said last week that the AstraZeneca vaccine may protect “against death and hospitalisation… more

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