At times when COVID numbers are increasing, allowing infectious people to mingle freely at work and socially will create epidemic growth and make the crisis even worse.
Scientia Professor Veena Sahajwalla, Professor Raina MacIntyre, The Environment Recovery Project and researchers from the Garvan Institute of Medical Research have all received prestigious 2022 Eureka Prize awards.
Researchers will investigate treatment measures for COVID-19 infection and the aerosol transmission of SARS-COV-2.
The third-generation vaccine has fewer potential side effects than second-generation vaccines and can be safely given to people with weakened immune systems.
Six UNSW Sydney projects chosen as finalists for Australia’s leading science awards.
Fourth COVID shots have been approved for over-30s, a necessary step to help protect Australians this winter. But we should be doing more.
A significant cryptocurrency donation to UNSW Sydney will support an open-source tool providing early warning of emerging pandemics.
Masks not only reduce your chance of getting COVID, they might stop you unknowingly transmitting the virus to colleagues, people in vulnerable groups or children who are yet to be vaccinated.
The airborne nature of COVID supports routine use of respirators by the public. Here, experts explain the science behind this recommendation.
For starters, we need to start thinking of fully vaccinated as three doses, not two. But vaccines alone won’t be enough.