“There is no reason for schools to become reservoirs for viruses”

School, reservoir for viruses: chiseled by seasonal epidemics of influenza and gastroenteritis, the image dies hard. Except with the Sars-CoV-2, the rule suffers exception. According to the researchers, the child is not the main vector of propagation of the epidemic. Subject to compliance with barrier gestures and screening of patients, Professor Michel Tsimaratos, head of […]

A short-term closure of the society would “do nothing”.

Australian Chief Medical Officer Brendan Murphy has bluntly defended the government’s approach to curbing the coronavirus, saying that a short-term shutdown would “do nothing” and that measures should be “sustainable” for at least six months. Professor Murphy appeared with Scott Morrison at a press conference in Canberra this morning, where the Prime Minister announced strict […]