Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in South Asian countries: molecular evolutionary model based phylogenetic and mutation analysis | SpringerLink

The on-going coronavirus disease 19 (COVID-19) pandemic has caused a very high number of infections and deaths around the globe. The absence of vaccine/drugs to counter COVID-19 has scrambled scientific communities to repurpose available medicines/vaccines. As the virus is known to mutate, using the whole genome sequences, the transmission dynamics and molecular evolutionary models were evaluated...

5 Vaccine Experts Told us What They’d Need to Know Before They’d Feel Comfortable Taking a Coronavirus Shot

Business Insider asked five infectious-disease experts when they'd feel confident getting a coronavirus vaccine. Experts who have been studying viruses and vaccines for decades don't agree on when they'll get a vaccine.The drugmakers behind the leading COVID-19 vaccine candidates expect conclusive results by the end of this year, potentially as soon as October, that demonstrate whether the...