Could Covid become something to sneeze at as it mutates? Whst joy that would be as we veer into social chaos. Just another cold? That would take the cake, and help end this fractured fairy tale we're living in right now. Masks, tests, isolation, vaccines, fear, worry, separation, work issues, a rending of relationships - would all go "poof" and we could get back to worrying about a million other problems. Enjoy a quick video of a childhood friend below to help explain my pretty dumb cake joke. XOX
Here's an article archived into the WayBack machine from yesterday. Seems Dame Sarah Gilbert did NOT get the memo about extending the fear porn daily.
The Telegraph (UK)
Nowhere left for Covid to go to mutate into a deadly variant, says Oxford vaccine creator
Viruses tend to become less virulent over time as they spread through a population becoming more immune, according to Dame Sarah Gilbert
Covid is unlikely to mutate into a much deadlier variant because there “aren’t many places for the virus to go”, the lead scientist of the Oxford vaccine has said.
Dame Sarah Gilbert said that viruses tend to become less virulent over time as they spread through a population which is becoming more immune.
Although Dame Sarah said some genetic drift was to be expected, she said Covid-19 will eventually become like other seasonal coronaviruses which cause the common cold and respiratory infections.... Read the full article at the link above.