Health Watch Home
Health Care Value
Transparency Costs
Transparency Quallity
Health Care Competition
Freedom of Information
  Report an Incident
  Join Health Watch
 Search Health Watch
Subscribe to Health Watch USA's Newsletter

To contact Health Watch USA please  use the following E-Mail Address

Content in this website may be linked to, as long as the linking webpage and passage has a known and clearly stated author.


Take a Stand Now to Stop COVID-19 Variants.

View OpEd:   

1. Korber B, Fischer WM, Gnanakaran S, et al. Spike mutation pipeline reveals the emergence of a more transmissible form of SARS-CoV-2. bioRxiv. April 30, 2020.
2. Korber B, Fischer WM, Gnanakaran S, et al. Tracking Changes in SARS-CoV-2 Spike: Evidence that D614G Increases Infectivity of the COVID-19 Virus. Cell. July 2, 2021.
3. Callaway E. The coronavirus is mutating — does it matter? Nature. Sept. 8, 2020.
4. Sanche S. Lin YT, Xu C, et al. High Contagiousness and Rapid Spread of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2. Emerging Infectious Diseases. July 2020.
5. Mutated coronavirus shows significant boost in infectivity. Scripps Research. June 12, 2020.
6. Kavanagh KT. We can see a light at the end of the COVID tunnel, but we still have to be diligent. Lexington Herald Leader. Nov. 19, 2020.
7. Andrews E. Why Was It Called the 'Spanish Flu?' History. Mar. 27, 2020.
8. Tracking SARS-CoV-2 variants. W.H.O. Aug. 16, 2021.
9. SARS-CoV-2 Variant Classifications and Definitions. CDC. Updated Aug. 10, 2020.
10. Damas J, Hughes GM, Keough KC, et al. Broad host range of SARS-CoV-2 predicted by comparative and structural analysis of ACE2 in vertebrates. PNAS. Sept. 8, 2020.
11. Kavanagh KT. Lambda Variant, COVID-19 Animal Hosts Present Deadly Mix. Infection Control Today. Aug. 5, 2021.
12. US Senate HELP Hearing. Examining Our COVID-19 Response: An Update from Federal Officials. Mar. 18, 2021.
13. Faria NR, et al. Genomics and epidemiology of the P.1 SARS-CoV-2 lineage in Manaus, Brazil. Science. May 21, 2021
14. Kamat P. Herd Immunity in Sight for India’s Capital? WebMD. Jan. 29, 2021.
15. Robertson S. Lambda lineage of SARS-CoV-2 has potential to become variant of concern. News Medical Life Sciences. Jun. 27, 2021.
16. Bergwerk M, Gonen T, Lustig Y, et al. Covid-19 Breakthrough Infections in Vaccinated Health Care Workers. NEJM. July 28, 2021.