COVID-19: Herd immunity approach is 'fallacy', scientists bat for lockdowns2 min read 15 Oct 2020, 05:40 PM IST
It is critical to act decisively and urgently, scientists wrote
The authors explained that there is no evidence for lasting protective immunity to SARS-CoV-2 after natural infection
The so-called herd immunity approach to manage coronavirus pandemic by "allowing immunity to develop in low-risk populations while protecting the most vulnerable is a dangerous fallacy unsupported by the scientific evidence," warned an international group of 80 researchers.
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