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NEWSLETTER - Issue 127 - February 15, 2022

Carnival 2022: from carnival masks to protective masks

Without testing the population and with agglomerations caused by Carnival, Covid-19 may have opened a chapter of the pandemic around here

Covid-19: disease causes more deaths in Brazilian children among those with available immunizations

According to data released by the Butantan Institute, Brazil has recorded 1.449 deaths of boys and girls up to 11 years of age since the beginning of the pandemic

Self-tests: ensuring access to testing is most important

Anvisa releases the sale of Covid-19 self-tests, but companies need to request product registration

Higher risk of heart complications from Covid-19 than vaccines, study reaffirms

Infections caused by Covid-19 are more likely to trigger rare cardiovascular complications such as inflammation of the heart and irregular heartbeat than vaccines

Case Report

Herpes zoster in a child vaccinated for chickenpox after hand, foot and mouth disease and use of corticosteroids

Although it is more common in older people, herpes zoster occurs with a low incidence in children

good science

Trial of Three Rounds of Mass Azithromycin Administration for Yaws Eradication

SNX27 suppresses SARS-CoV-2 infection by inhibiting viral lysosome/late endosome entry

Heterologous vaccination interventions to reduce pandemic morbidity and mortality: Modeling the US winter 2020 COVID-19 wave


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