Vaccine misinformation prompts netizens to search for ‘pure blood’

AFP, published on Wednesday 25 January 2023 at 07:32 An anti-vaccine couple refusing a transfusion for life-saving surgery for fear of contamination, an organization collecting unvaccinated donors: Misinformation about Covid-19 has given rise to a so-called “pure blood” movement. The movement spreads conspiracy theories that receiving transfusions from people vaccinated against Covid “contaminates” the blood. … Read more

fantasies and controversy surrounding the “chimera” of a Boston laboratory

Published on : 21/10/2022 – 17:29 The Boston University laboratory combined the genome of the original Covid-19 virus with part of the Omicron variant to try to determine what allows this strain to more easily escape the immunity conferred by vaccination. This technique, which may seem questionable, has led to a torrent of controversy and … Read more

fantasies and controversy surrounding the “chimera” of a Boston laboratory

Published on : 21/10/2022 – 17:29 The Boston University laboratory combined the genome of the original Covid-19 virus with part of the Omicron variant to try to determine what allows this strain to more easily escape the immunity conferred by vaccination. The technique, which may seem questionable, has led to a torrent of controversy and … Read more

new call for “vigilance” from the government

AFP, published on Wednesday, October 12, 2022 at 1:49 p.m. The government on Wednesday launched a new call for “vigilance” in the face of the “resurgence” of the Covid-19 epidemic, inviting those eligible to be vaccinated and to wear a mask in situations of potential contamination. “After months of calm, we are facing a resurgence. … Read more