Ross Clark

Europe

Should we be worried by declining COVID antibodies?

If antibodies were our only defense, surely we would be seeing vast numbers of reinfections?

By Ross Clark

Europe

The US is coming out of COVID no worse than any European country

No one is telling Americans to ‘look at the EU’ anymore

By Ross Clark

How deadly is COVID-19?

A Stanford professor has produced perhaps the most comprehensive attempt to estimate the infection fatality rate

By Ross Clark

The curious case of the man who caught COVID twice

A team at the University of Nevada has been studying him

By Ross Clark

Europe

Could we see COVID anti-virals before a vaccine?

It was therapeutic drugs that in the end made HIV less deadly

By Ross Clark

The growing case for T cell COVID immunity

Several studies bring into question a central assumption of the global response to COVID-19

By Ross Clark

Europe

Europe’s ‘second wave’ has fizzled out

New cases are now declining in Germany, and Sweden, and remaining flat in Italy, Ireland and Belgium

By Ross Clark

We may be closer to herd immunity than previously thought

Are we fearing a ‘second wave’ which our immune systems already have well in hand?

By Ross Clark

Has this Brazilian city reached herd immunity without lockdown?

Perhaps it is time for governments to start looking at real world evidence, rather than just models

By Ross Clark

Europe

Dying of COVID vs dying with COVID

Swedish authorities are trying to find the answer

By Ross Clark

Politics

Could blood plasma be used to treat COVID-19?

Introducing novel drugs into everyday use has the potential to bring a huge amount of good — but also the potential to cause a great deal of harm

By Ross Clark

Did female leaders trump men in dealing with the pandemic?

Gender-based study is permissible when it presents women in a positive light, and absolutely forbidden when it does not

By Ross Clark

Europe

Was Sweden’s refusal to lockdown a gruesome mistake?

Over the first half of the year the Swedish economy shrank by a little less than did Denmark’s

By Ross Clark

Politics

Has Trump’s COVID-19 response really been so dire?

The truth is neither as good as the President makes out, nor as bad as his critics claim

By Ross Clark

Europe

A second wave in Europe? Perhaps, but deaths are still down

At the moment it looks pretty benign

By Ross Clark

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