March 23 marked one year since the first lockdown in the UK following the global outbreak of COVID-19 which has affected everyone’s lives in innumerable ways. Here, a retrospective on some of the main contributions by the University to overcome the disease are highlighted.
Are you between the ages 0 to 19, or do you have a younger sibling or child in this age range? Do you live in the Bristol area? Bristol Children’s Vaccine Centre is looking for volunteers for a study seeing how well vaccines are working for children across the UK.
A meta-analysis of 52 published studies has found that Intensive Care Units (ICU) mortality rates due to COVID-19 have significantly decreased since the start of the pandemic, though improvements are now beginning to plateau.