Sputnik V shows higher Omicron-antibody levels than Pfizer in preliminary study
Signs of the omicron variant were present in U.S. sewage samples a week or more before the first case was identified in Dec., according to a study of wastewater analysis
Here are the concordant latest @PHE_uk data for 2 and 3-shot vaccine effectiveness vs Omicron hospitalization. An independent replication today, so good to see Kaiser 3 shot, < 3 months 89% UK 3 shot, < 10 weeks, 88%
Ontario high school students ask school boards for 'grade freeze' during Omicron-disrupted semester
Pfizer Inc. said laboratory testing showed its COVID-19 pill Paxlovid appears to be effective against the omicron variant of the coronavirus.
JUST IN: Omicron COVID variant was in Europe before South African scientists detected and flagged it to the world
If there really is but 65 hospitalisations from Omicron, and one death, then the current paroxysm from state and media constitutes a crime again the economy and thus against the people.
This is obscene. Last week, 8 investors in Pfizer and Moderna became $10 billion richer as news about the Omicron variant spread. It's time for these pharmaceutical companies to share their vaccines with the world and start controlling their greed. Enough is enough!
Omicron is not a 'South African variant', it's a variant that was spotted & reported by brilliant South African scientists so fast the world has a chance to get on top of it. Could have originated anywhere.
One of the creepiest and most dystopian things I've seen since the pandemic began: a terrifying camera-equipped remote-controlled robot patrols Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park in Singapore to -- for now -- warn about social distancing. Look at the fear. Story: