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The science of COVID-19

Inquiry

This inquiry will investigate the scientific and technological aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic, including the nature of the SARS-CoV-2 virus, its transmission and spread, the development of vaccines and treatments, and how digital technologies can be used for tracking and modelling. The inquiry aims to help Government and society learn from the pandemic and better prepare for future epidemics.

Work news

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Committee urges Government action to try to avert COVID-19 winter resurgence
Lords Science and Technology Committee writes to Rt Hon Boris Johson MP
24 July 2020
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Committee questions leading scientists about lessons from pandemic and next steps
Lords Science and Technology Committee takes evidence on Tuesday 21 July at 10.00am
20 July 2020
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Committee asks top advisors about scientific evidence used in COVID-19 pandemic
Lords Science and Technology Commitee takes evidence on Friday 17 July at 3.00pm
14 July 2020
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COVID-19 Rapid Summary: Contact Tracing and Data Ethics
Science and Technology Committee publish eighth summary of evidence on COVID-19
13 July 2020
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COVID-19 Rapid Summary: Therapeutics
Science and Technology Committee publish seventh summary of evidence on COVID-19
8 July 2020
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COVID-19 Rapid Summary: Immune response and vaccine development
Science and Technology Committee publish sixth summary of evidence on COVID-19
30 June 2020
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COVID-19 Rapid Summary: Immunology and pathophysiology
Science and Technology Committee publish fifth summary of evidence on COVID-19
30 June 2020
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COVID-19 Rapid Summary: Testing
Science and Technology Committee published fourth summary of evidence on COVID-19
17 June 2020
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COVID-19 Rapid Summary: Behavioural Science
Science and Technology Committee publishes third summary of evidence on COVID-19
17 June 2020
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COVID-19 Rapid Summary: Modelling the Pandemic
Science and Technology Committee pubishes second rapid summary of COVID-19 evidence session
8 June 2020
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COVID-19 Rapid Summary: The Virus and its Transmission
Science and Technology Committee publishes fiirst rapid summary of COVID-19 evidence session
28 May 2020
Total results 11 (page 1 of 1)

Contact us

  • Email: hlscience@parliament.uk
  • Phone: 020 7219 5750 (committee staff) | 020 7219 1692 (Press Officer)
  • Address: Science and Technology Committee, House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW