COVID Model Projections - April 14, 2021

The BC COVID-19 Modelling team issued their [first report](/post/april-2021-report/slides.pdf) on the status of COVID-19 in British Columbia (April 14, 2021), summarizing the state of COVID-19 in the province and modelling projections using the different approaches taken by various team members. In the video accompanying this report, Dr. Sally Otto walks you through these results and highlights the take home messages.

On the evolutionary epidemiology of SARS-CoV-2

There is no doubt that the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 that causes COVID-19 is mutating and thus has the potential to adapt during the current pandemic. Whether this evolution will lead to changes in the transmission, the duration, or the severity …