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  1. Drareg

    Code Review Of Ferguson’s Model That Has Us In Lockdown

    This is worth your time and please spread the link. Professor pants down under lockdown Ferguson’s model is the equivalent of playing candy crush and believing you now have the skills to trade your life savings and others on financial markets while heavily leveraged. Imperial college will not...
  2. A

    Perspectives On The Pandemic | Professor Knut Wittkowski

    Very interesting interview with Professor Knut Wittkowski who was for twenty years head of the Rockefeller University's Department of Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Research Design.
  3. Giraffe

    An Estimated 86% Of SARS-CoV-2 Infections In China Undocumented Prior To Travel Restrictions

    I seems that every week more physicians are expressing their doubts publicly. The following is from the website of a Swiss hospital specialized in infectiology. Pioneering work barely noticed by the media It is therefore not surprising that the publication by Li et al. passed us almost...
  4. L

    Covid-19 Models And Predictions

    The currently most important one, heeded by most western governments: https://www.imperial.ac.uk/media/imperial-college/medicine/sph/ide/gida-fellowships/Imperial-College-COVID19-NPI-modelling-16-03-2020.pdf It's a dire situation. Most concerning seems to me that there is the method now in...
  5. haidut

    Goldman Sachs Says Curing Disease Is Bad For Business

    I must have had this conversation hundreds of times with doctor friends of mine. Namely, I keep bringing up the issue that curing a disease is really not a good business model for most pharma companies. The response I always get is that this is a conspiracy theory with no evidence behind it...