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29 May 2020 — News story
The Government Office for Science has today (Friday 29 May) published the minutes from the Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (SAGE) meetings 1 to 34, up until the beginning of May.
29 May 2020 — Detailed guide
The reproduction number (R) is the average number of secondary infections produced by 1 infected person.
The national and global response to the spread of COVID-19 continues to develop quickly and our collective knowledge of the virus is growing by the second.
29 April 2020 — News story
Government Chief Scientific Adviser (GCSA) Sir Patrick Vallance comments on the sad news that Robert May has passed away.
23 March 2020 — Press release
The £20 million investment could help public health agencies combat COVID-19 and future pandemics.
23 July 2019 — Collection
Foresight projects give evidence to policymakers to help them create policies that are more resilient to the future.
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