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Pandemic Fears and Reactions

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd was quoted in The Telegraph article "Fears Wet Weather Could Fuel Covid 19 Spread." and also commented on a recent No. 10 briefing where Boris Johnson shifted emphasis from blanket lockdowns to the use of regional and local measures for Science Media Centre "Expert Reaction to No. 10 Press Briefing on 30th September "

He also explained how potential new lockdown measures could work, in the Cambridge News "Matt Hancock says Changes to National and Lockdown Rules Coming" and Independent "Coronavirus: What Would a Three-tier Lockdown Look Like?". Flavio was also interviewed on BBC Radio 5 Live on 7 October 2020 about local restrictions and lockdowns. Listen at about 2:36:10 BBC Radio 5 Live. His research was also quoted in the Wall Street Journal article "Europe Overtakes U.S. in New Cases of Covid-19 as Restrictions Tighten" and in Women's Health Magazine "Are Gyms Set to Close? What Could Happen Under the ‘Three Tier’ System".

Published on: Tuesday 6th October 2020



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