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News about the Coronavirus pandemic

2020-03-26

There is a new web page which presents and collects sources, map links and news about the pandemic. It can be found here.

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Professor Ingmar Skoog: The Public Health Authority is wrong to point out 70-year-olds as a risk group

2020-06-04

Ingmar Skoog, PI and member of the NEAR Steering Board, is interviewed in Altinget (in Swedish).

NEAR on Swedish science radio

2020-05-18

Laura Fratiglioni and Ingmar Skoog from the NEAR collaboration are among the experts interviewed in “Vetenskapsradion På djupet” on the problems with the spread of Covid-19 among the most vulnerable, elderly people in Sweden (In Swedish). Click on the image or listen here.

Carin Lennartsson interviewed on social isolation on Swedish TV

2020-05-13

Carin Lennartsson, PI of the NEAR-associated project SWEOLD, is interviewed on Swedish Television on the growing problems with social isolation for the elderly in the Covid-19 risk groups. (Click the picture to view the clip. In Swedish.) She is also featured in an article (in Swedish), commenting on the myth that Swedish elderly are the […]