Coronavirus Is Unique
Last updated 12/7/2020 at 2:41pm
Mr. Cole’s recent letter to the editor is symptomatic of those people that just “don’t get it.” The data should be clear to even the most naive that this epidemic cannot be compared to influenza or the Hong Kong Flu, for which, by the way, we had a ready vaccine as well as therapeutics. In addition, those were not as contagious or lethal as the coronavirus.
Certainly Mr. Cole can see that this RNA particle, “virus” if you prefer, is unique and that comparison to previous epidemics is not valid. We are actually fortunate that a vaccine is possible. HIV, which is a another virus...