epidemiology

Should we again reduce our social contacts? Is vaccinating 12-to-15-year-olds effective? What about boosters? The ready reckoner helps provide some answers.

What can we expect from the pandemic this winter and autumn?

What can last year's experiences tell us about the coming academic year?

What do you actually do when you are modelling the COVID-19 pandemic? Find out with epidemiologist Mike Tildesley in our new podcast series.

Hear from the epidemiologists who have devoted their lives to fighting the pandemic.

Lateral flow tests have become a common feature in our lives. What impact can they have on managing COVID-19?

How do you calculate your risk of catching an airborne disease?

As the Delta variant is worrying the UK, researchers from the JUNIPER consortium have published all they know about it.

Can the virus that causes COVID-19 mutate into a vaccine-resistant strain? And if yes, what would this mean for our vaccination strategy?

Trying to work out the real time incidence of a disease in the middle of pandemic has never been done before, but the team behind the ONS COVID-19 Infection Survey have developed a way to do just that.