COVID-19: the vitamin D debate

There is growing interest in vitamin D supplements as a low risk intervention for COVID-19. Here some of the recent debate has been captured to help you make up your own mind.

COVID-19 and SARS-CoV-2 viral load

There has been discussion recently about viral load, transmission and pathogenesis of COVID-19. Until the infectious dose of the SARS-CoV-2 virus has been worked out, understanding of the contribution of viral load to disease dynamics will be speculative.

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.

Micrognome comes out of retirement

In challenging times the new normal is to dig deep into our reserves. On one such foray, I was able to track down the MicroGome, who has been out of touch for a long time since. Never mind the reason he was hors de combat. He has agreed to step out of his cave, emerge […]

COVID – 5 facts

Key points on COVID-19: an infectious disease attributed to the SARS-CoV-2 RNA virus.