Omicron Hits the Mutation Jackpot

SWPRS | 28 Nov 2021 The South African Omicron variant is the first coronavirus variant to achieve immune escape from all three major antibody classes. Is it finally time to panic? Back in July, SPR presented a framework developed by the Bloom lab to easily identify the immune escape potential of new coronavirus variants based on three…

Evidence that Natural Immunity is Better: Odds of of Severe, Critical and Fatal COVID-19 in Reinfection Greater in the Vaccinated than in the Naturally Immune

James Lyons-Weiler | 28 Nov 2021 These data show show that the vaccinated are 10.29 mores likely to suffer from severe or critical COVID-19 or death upon reinfection than those with natural immunity. In a Letter to the Editor (NEJM), a team from Qatar report the results of their study of over 353,000 people who…

More early takes on omicron variant

Bad Cattitude | 28 Nov 2021 Reports from SA indicate that the virus is VERY mild it’s rush week here at omicron mu gamma! aside from all the breathless reporting about “MOAR SPIKE MUTATIONS!!” i have yet to see a single report with any actual clinical evidence that the newly branded omicron variant is anything…

The Real Anthony Fauci

Mercola | 28 Nov 2021 STORY AT-A-GLANCE Fauci is the highest-paid federal employee in the U.S., and 68% of his $437,000 a year salary comes from bioweapons research Instead of safeguarding public health, Dr. Anthony Fauci turned the National Institutes of Health into an incubator for pharmaceutical products, and essentially sold the entire country to…