VAERS Report on Covid19 Vaccine mRNA Biologicals - May, 2021
Although every emerging infectious disease occurs in a unique context, the behaviour of previous pandemics ofers an insight into the medium- and long-term outcomes of the current threat. Where an informative historical analogue exists, epidemiologists and policymakers should consider how the insights of the past can inform current forecasts and responses.
April 21, 2021
The 2021 Coordinated Plan on Artificial Intelligence (AI) is the next step in creating EU global leadership in trustworthy AI. It builds on the strong collaboration between the Commission and Member States established during the 2018 Coordinated Plan.
Counterfactuals and Their Applications
RT-PCR tests to detect severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) RNA are the operational gold standard for detecting COVID-19 disease in clinical practice. RT-PCR assays in the UK have analytical sensitivity and specificity of greater than 95%, but no single gold standard assay exists.