APPRISED Issue 18 – March 2022

March 24, 2022

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In this issue:

  • The Burden of the Beast – Countering conspiracies and misinformation within Indigenous communities in Australia
  • Japanese encephalitis virus can cause deadly brain swelling – but in less than 1% of cases
  • How many Australians have had COVID-19?
  • Victorian biobank begins recruiting for COVID-19 vaccine studies
  • COVID-19 clinical trials disproportionately run out of high-income countries research shows
  • 1,100 Australian aged care homes are locked down due to COVID. What have we learnt from deaths in care?
  • Burnet and Doherty scientists develop highly accurate point-of-care neutralising antibodies (NAb) test for COVID-19