It has been a year like no other, but there are some silver linings to enforced social distancing.
Interim data suggests the University of Oxford's candidate is at least 70% effective at preventing the infection.
The treatment tocilizumab is thought to dampen inflammation by suppressing the immune system, which can go into overdrive when it encounters an infection.
Whether it's worrying why our friend hasn't texted back or questioning our work abilities, the paranoia is piling on during lockdown
The scientists stressed the risk of a dog testing positive for the coronavirus is 'extremely unlikely'.
Middle-aged women appear to be worst affected due to them being 'cooped up at home with young children', according to the scientists.
Boris Johnson has said the test's rapid turn around will 'enable us to defeat this virus by the spring'.
Some people who are generally pro-vaccination have expressed concern a jab may lack safety data.
People of a non-white ethnicity may be more exposed to the infection if they have a front-line job.
The infection may linger in pockets of the body after it has been cleared from the airways.
Although unclear, the coronavirus could trigger an immune response that leads to inflammation in the brain.
“It’s absolutely baffling to me why people still don’t follow the Government requirements and wear a mask – even though they know the risks of Covid-19.|