UK lockdown ‘has made coronavirus less contagious than seasonal flu’

UK lockdown ‘has made coronavirus less contagious than seasonal flu’

The UK’s lockdown measures appear to have made coronavirus less contagious than flu, research suggests. When the virus hit Britain, scientists estimated that each positive case would infect 2.6 other people. But the new study, by the  London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, suggests the social distancing measures introduced by the Government mean that […]