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Separating fact from fiction: Anirban Mahapatra on writing a book about COVID-19, challenges of pandemic scholarship
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Separating fact from fiction: Anirban Mahapatra on writing a book about COVID-19, challenges of pandemic scholarship

The answer to whether the world could have predicted the occurrence of a pandemic like COVID-19, in Anirban Mahapatra’s estimation, is unequivocally yes.

COVID-19 vaccines: Could a single vaccine work against SARS, MERS, other coronaviruses?
science

COVID-19 vaccines: Could a single vaccine work against SARS, MERS, other coronaviruses?

Researchers are working on prototypes of a so-called 'pancoronavirus vaccines' with promising, but early, results from experiments on animals.

How do viruses mutate and jump species? And why are 'spillovers' becoming more common?
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How do viruses mutate and jump species? And why are 'spillovers' becoming more common?

In spite of many viruses existing in animal hosts, it is rare for spillovers to happen since many factors need to align at the right time.