In Apr 1967 Scottish virologist June Almeida published her discovery of a new virus type: coronaviruses. Almeida, who left school at 16, developed a novel diagnostic method using electron microscopy & was the first to see the measles-causing rubella virus. nationalgeographic.com/history/2020/0…pic.twitter.com/uncdos9J5c
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If you underfund a system intensely enough, for long enough, it will fail. We’re missing 100,000 NHS staff because we can’t recruit and retain staff. Conditions are too stressful. There are £6.5 billion in unmet NHS repairs😮
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Study of a nursing home outbreak. A person sent to vaccinate residents was likely infected. 73 of 76 residents received at least one dose of the Pfizer-BNT vaccine, but this wasn’t enough to prevent deaths in 5 people who tested positive on day 20. academic.oup.com/cid/advance-ar…pic.twitter.com/rUBjjAzvx7