Alex Starling

Medical laboratory technician placing blood sample specimen on quick rapid diagnostic test using pipette,Coronavirus infected patient antibodies diagnosis,UK SARS-CoV-2 point of care fast testing

Mass testing: is it worth it?

The maths behind PCR and lateral flow tests shows their efficacy to be anything but clear-cut – it’s time we ditched them.

A girl using a mask after second wave of Covid-19 in New Zealand, which has pursued a zero-Covid strategy.

The zero-Covid crowd have had their day

If we listen to the wrong voices, the next few months are going to be daunting – unilateral, undemocratic and unworkable Covid restrictions are not the answer.