London: British researchers say there is growing evidence that the full two courses of existing vaccines will “clobber” the more transmissible strains of COVID-19 — a development that could help unlock international travel and help relieve millions of people from lockdowns.
The emergence of strains in countries with major coronavirus outbreaks, including Britain, Brazil and South Africa, have led to further international travel restrictions and measures. Governments have feared the strains would be resistant to the vaccines that were designed before their discovery.
This week the Australian government extended the international border closure by another three months, citing the more transmissible strains that had emerged overseas. Read more…..
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Jeff Bezos, CEO and Founder, Amazon, speaks with Economic Club president David M. Rubenstein on Thursday, September 13, 2018