A COVID-19 READER

The biomedical science behind the emergence, spread, impact and management of COVID-19, using an emerging infectious disease framework as a lens to examine the disease and its attributes.

GroundsWell: staying focussed in the time of COVID-19

Information overloaded? Anxious about the impact of COVID?

Here are some simple mental health maintenance tools based on the art of regular self-examination, developed with a group of friends and colleagues. They come in the form of a list of three simple questions to ask yourself at the start of each day, and to review at the end of each week. This should take no more than 30 seconds.

COVID – 5 facts

An infectious disease attributed to the SARS-CoV-2 RNA virus. Transmitted via droplets of respiratory secretions directly to close contacts, or indirectly via hands and subsequent facial contact, or possibly via contact with contaminated inanimate surfaces.

End of year review, 2016

Micrognome caps off a busy year with a review of work on emerging infectious diseases, AMR and global health; wins, losses and launches.

Zika infection – five facts

five facts on Zika virus