Independent SAGE Reports on Test and Trace Needs

The Independent SAGE commission, chaired by former Government Chief Scientific Adviser, Sir David King, has issued a report on the integrated Find, Test, Trace, Isolate and Support system that is necessary to control the Covid-19 epidemic as the crude lockdown is eased.

NHS Test and Trace starts 9am 28th May 2020

The main public health technique for controlling epidemics returns to England tomorrow with the start of the NHS Test and Trace service.

Reading University Forms Part of National Effort to Contain the Epidemic

Reading university has lent 3 of its best PCR machines to expand Public Health England's live virus testing capacity.

It has also supported the national effort in a number of another ways:

Excess deaths in Care Homes Close to 11,000 claims Financial Times

The Financial Times has today published an article in which it gives the results of its analysis of deaths in care homes and states that nearly 11,000 more deaths have occurred in care homes than would have done in previous years.

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