Immunology 101: Why Intramuscular COVID-19 Vaccination Must Fail

Anonymous, Sucharit Bhakdi, Michael Palmer Many countries are currently experiencing a wave of COVID-19 “breakthrough cases” in spite of high vaccination rates. In this paper, we explain the fundamental reason why such cases had to be expected: the antibodies induced by intramuscular vaccination will only circulate in the bloodstream, but they will not reach the […]

Comparing SARS-CoV-2 Natural Immunity to Vaccine-induced Immunity: Reinfections verses Breakthrough Infections

Sivan Gazit et al. Reports of waning vaccine-induced immunity against COVID-19 have begun to surface. With that, the comparable long-term protection conferred by previous infection with SARS-CoV-2 remains unclear. … This study demonstrated that natural immunity confers longer lasting and stronger protection against infection, symptomatic disease and hospitalization caused by the Delta variant of SARS-CoV-2, […]

Long Covid Study Shows High Rates of Serious Vaccine Side-effects

Amanuensis The paper I’m looking at in this article is the one by Al-Aly et al., published in Nature on May 25th, titled “Long Covid after breakthrough SARS-CoV-2 infection“. This compared outcomes after Covid infection of almost 35,000 vaccinated U.S. veterans with a set of control groups … The study found a significant increase in sequelae in those having […]