Beta, Delta and now Omikron: What is behind Corona Escape variants

In the course of the newly appeared Omikron variant, the words “Immunescape” or “Escape variant” keep coming up. What is behind it and what is the danger? In principle, mutations occur regularly in viruses. That too Coronavirus has mutated a thousand times. Each time a new variant is created. We already know Alpha, Beta, Gamma, … Read more

Delta variant similarly infectious as chickenpox

SEven over a large distance, chickenpox viruses can be transmitted through the air; almost every contact between an unprotected person and someone suffering from chickenpox leads to infection. In an internal document of the American health authority Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) it now says: The delta variant of the coronavirus is as … Read more

“The cases are exploding” – USA heads for Delta catastrophe

From model pupil to worry case: In the USA, new infections are increasing massively because of the delta variant. The lack of vaccination will be a disaster for the whole country. An overview. Full intensive care units, stacked corpses in the hallways of hospitals and millions of Americans in isolation: these images from the USA … Read more

Covid-19 | Coronavirus | The United States evaluates to ask again that the vaccinated use masks | WORLD

The health authorities of United States are considering recommending that those vaccinated against covid-19 wear the mask again, in the face of an increase in infections that is leading the country “in the wrong direction.” LOOK: Some Americans May Need a COVID-19 Booster, Says Anthony Fauci This was indicated this Sunday by the country’s main … Read more

“A look at the rough statistics can be deceptive”

Doctor Çelik, we talk regularly about your work as a senior physician in the isolation ward for Covid-19 patients at the Darmstadt Clinic. How is the situation? There is currently one Covid patient in the normal ward, and two patients with severe disease are being treated in the intensive care unit. As expected, there are … Read more

Corona: Spain & Netherlands high incidence area ++ RKI upgrades countries

Corona-Newsblog Spain and the Netherlands become high incidence areas Updated: 07/22/2021, 4:07 pm | Reading time: 5 minutes Mallorca: Concern about the end of the season Mallorca: Concern about the end of the season The vacation home Mallorca, which is popular with Germans, is struggling with the increasing number of corona cases. Many travelers are … Read more

Lewis Hamilton wins, but Leclerc enchants. Verstappen’s Red Bull out

These the report cards of British Grand Prix, tenth round of the 2021 Formula 1 World Championship. On the historic track of Silverstone, Lewis Hamilton wins in comeback with Mercedes. Behind the Briton, penalized by 10 seconds for a contact on the third lap with Max Verstappen, an extraordinary Leclerc and the usual Bottas are … Read more

Yellow zone Lazio, Veneto and Sicily (plus 2 other regions)? Decisive week, the parameters node

The parameters used to establish i colors of the Regions will be reviewed, probably as early as this week. The reason is quite simple: the growing diffusion of Delta variant throughout the national territory it is causing a surge in infections. According to the monitoring bulletin of yesterday, July 18, 3,127 new cases have been … Read more

Young and no vax, here are the new positives in Italy

The nearly 26 million double doses administered in Italy are changing the profile of infections in the Peninsula. Today it is young people who contract the virus. “The median age of the infected – explains Silvio Brusaferro, ISS president – is 28 years and we are reaching a lower peak even than last summer”. They … Read more

Is the yellow zone back after the increase in infections for the Delta variant?

Editorial board July 14, 2021 7:46 am From white area to yellow area with new prohibitions and rules? The hypothesis of a change in the risk range for the regions in the event of an increase in coronavirus infections with the current criteria and parameters agitates a large part of the Italian governors, from North … Read more