Benedetta Cerruti & Xavier Roca-Maza


While Italy is slowly exiting its second wave, and struggling to keep the new cases at a manageable level, vaccinations have started worldwide. While in Europe the vaccinations, started the 27th of December 2020, still do not reach a significative percentage of the population, Israel has vaccinated 90% of >60 years old, and around the 40% of total population (1). We propose here a possible proxy for monitoring the vaccine effects on the epidemics.

Italy’s first and second wave: a comparison

We have previously shown that different containment measures in different countries may lead…

Benedetta Cerruti

Physicist, PhD. Opinions expressed are solely my own and don’t express the views of my employers.

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