Saturday, July 13, 2024

COVID was our first “Disease X”. Let’s prepare for the next one –

Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the Director-General of the World Health Organization, referred to Covid as “our first Disease X” at the World Economic Forum in Davos. Disease X denotes a contagious disease of which nothing is known at the time of its emergence, including the pathogen, transmission routes, and affected hosts. The focus in research […]