Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID Vaccine Results

“When data from the various dosing regimens were combined, the study found that the vaccine was 70% effective at preventing symptomatic coronavirus infections. The standard regimen — two doses of the same strength administered a month apart — had an efficacy of 62%, whereas the regimen with a lower initial dose yielded an efficacy ofContinue reading “Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID Vaccine Results”

Covid Strains and Mutations Update

SARS-CoV-2 mutation rate remains low with Strain G still dominate among the six strains circulating and with little variability. In contrast, common influenza variability is at least twice that. The original Wuhan strain (L strain) is recorded at least as far back as December 2019, and subsequently mutated to the S strain in January 2020.Continue reading “Covid Strains and Mutations Update”

Herd Immunity: By the Numbers

Jim Reid (Chief Strategist, Deutsche Bank) shared a post in ZeroHedge today outlining his point of view for suppressing the Wuhan/COVID virus in the G10 in the year ahead (https://www.zerohedge.com/markets/herd-immunity-threshold-now-expected-mid-2021) Monday’s are the new Friday’s. Beginning with AstraZeneca/Oxford Uni’s discussion of vaccine effectiveness earlier this week (70% average/90% effectiveness), his chart of the day outlines aContinue reading “Herd Immunity: By the Numbers”

What is truth?

In the world of social media, the opinions of “fact checkers” with a bachelors degree in journalism trump those of board-certified medical professionals. Such is truth and what happens when it is confronted by a raging mob and ruthless authority. A timeless story. In the Book of John, we see Pontius Pilate as the stateContinue reading “What is truth?”