Children do NOT play a key role in spreading coronavirus

Children are unlikely to play a significant role in the spreading of coronavirus, a study shows.  Throughout the pandemic it has become increasingly evident children are less affected by Covid-19; symptoms, severe disease and death figures in children are all much lower

Danish experts say Kent mutant may be just 36% more infectious

Danish scientists believe the Kent variant of coronavirus is less infectious than previously thought.  Analysis at the State Serum Institute in Copenhagen found the mutant strain, scientifically known as B.1.1.7, is 36 per cent more infectious than previous variants. This number is significantly