A measure called the infection fatality rate (ifr) yields a more accurate depiction of the true extent and lethality of COVID …

news updates: 324 new deaths in the uk; death rate in England higher among BAME people; testing data ‘widely criticised and …

Health secretary Matt Hancock has vowed to “get to the bottom” of the reason BAME people are disproportionately likely to die as a result of Covid-19 following the release of a report which showed …

Tests for the immune response to the coronavirus are revealing thousands of people who were infected but never got severely …

US fatalities decline for third straight day. matthew rocco in New York. The number of US deaths attributed to coronavirus fell for a third straight day. Officials reported 656 ne …