UK coronavirus outbreak is slowing and antibody test could be ready in days, says top scientist

LONDON (Reuters) - The coronavirus epidemic in the United Kingdom is showing signs of slowing and antibody tests could be ready in days, Neil Ferguson, a professor of mathematical biology at Imperial College London, said on Monday. “We…

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UK coronavirus outbreak is slowing and antibody test could be ready in days, says top scientist

LONDON (Reuters) - The coronavirus epidemic in the United Kingdom is showing signs of slowing and antibody tests could be ready in days, Neil Ferguson, a professor of mathematical biology at Imperial…

Zimbabweans begin life under coronavirus lockdown

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UK Prime Minster Boris Johnson tests positive for COVID-19

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UK coronavirus outbreak is slowing and antibody test could be ready in days, says top scientist

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