Danish Covid-19 mink variant could spark new pandemic, scientists warn -

Danish Covid-19 mink variant could spark new pandemic, scientists warn

Danish Covid-19 mink variant could spark new pandemic, scientists warn. A mink farm in Gjoel in North Jutland, Denmark. Photograph: Mads Claus Rasmussen/AP A Danish vaccine specialist has warned that a new wave of coronavirus could be started by the Covid-19 mink variant. “The worst-case scenario is that we would start off a new pandemic[…]

Coronavirus: Cabinet to meet as PM considers England lockdown -

Coronavirus: Cabinet to meet as PM considers England lockdown

Coronavirus: Cabinet to meet as PM considers England lockdown. This key document shows several UK daily death projections by different modellers, compared with the first wave. The black line represents the government’s predicted “reasonable worst-case scenario” The PM will meet his cabinet later as he considers a month-long lockdown across England – in the hope[…]