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    The Atlantic | James Hamblin | 2/24/20 | 16 min
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    • jbuchana
      5 months ago

      Lipsitch predicts that, within the coming year, some 40 to 70 percent of people around the world will be infected with the virus that causes COVID-19

      The good news is that the symptoms will be very mild for most people.

      the same month in which President Donald Trump released a new budget proposal that would cut key elements of pandemic preparedness—funding for the CDC, the NIH

      Of course...

      • Karenz5 months ago

        Take-away—keep your immune system in as good order as you can for when this virus comes knocking at our doors!!

    • mwlest5 months ago

      Love it when scientific folks use the word hope - really instills confidence in their approach.

      CEPI is absolutely promising, and we really hope that it will be successful in producing a novel vaccine,” he said. But he and his colleagues are “waiting to see how CEPI’s commitments play out in practice.