The Potential Future of the COVID-19 Pandemic Will SARS-CoV-2 Become a Recurrent Seasonal Infection?

There is growing optimism and hope that by virtue of ongoing immunization efforts, seasonality (declining infections through August), and naturally acquired immunity, by spring and early summer 2021 in the US there will be a substantial decline in the number of deaths and hospitalizations related to COVID-19. However, this optimism […]

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Massive second wave of infections is emerging in India, pitting the virus against the vaccine rollout

NEW DELHI — It is a race against time, with consequences for millions of people in India and beyond. After falling steeply for months, coronavirus cases are surging in the world’s second-most-populous country, pitting a new wave of infections against India’s vaccine rollout. On Wednesday, India recorded 53,476 new cases, […]

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