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The Lancet Voice is a fortnightly podcast from the Lancet family of journals. Lancet editors and their guests unravel the stories behind the best global health, policy and clinical research of the day―and what it means for people around the world. Each episode seeks to inform, challenge, and delight listeners with stories at the crossroads of health, science, policy and current global affairs.

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The Lancet Voice is a fortnightly podcast from the Lancet family of journals. Lancet editors and their guests unravel the stories behind the best global health, policy and clinical research of the day―and what it means for people around the world. Each episode seeks to inform, challenge, and delight listeners with stories at the crossroads of health, science, policy and current global affairs.

    COVID-19 in Japan and moving on from orphanages

    COVID-19 in Japan and moving on from orphanages

    This week we talk with Prof. Kenji Shibuya, Director of the King's Institute for Population Health, about mask-wearing and pandemic response in Japan, and The Lancet Psychiatry Editor-in-Chief Dr. Niall Boyce walks us through the problems of...

    • 33 min
    COVID-19 vaccines with Richard Horton, public transport safety, and how to model

    COVID-19 vaccines with Richard Horton, public transport safety, and how to model

    Richard Horton updates us on a leap forward in the Oxford and China vaccine progress, we talk viral transmission on public transport, and Kathleen O'Reilly explains how scientists create and test models.

    • 49 min
    Seroprevalence and Black voices in healthcare

    Seroprevalence and Black voices in healthcare

    How many people have COVID-19 antibodies? What does having antibodies mean? Rosanna Peeling explains the latest, and we're joined by Ashley McMullen from the Nocturnists podcast to chat about her experiences and her new series, Black Voices in Healthcare.

    • 36 min
    COVID-19 vaccines, insulin pricing, and snakebites

    COVID-19 vaccines, insulin pricing, and snakebites

    In a bumper episode of The Lancet Voice we speak with Kalipso Chalkidou about COVID-19 vaccine access for low and middle-income countries, we hear about why insulin costs so much in the US and what can be done about it, and we talk breakthroughs in...

    • 53 min
    Cytokine storms explained

    Cytokine storms explained

    What are cytokine storms, and how do they affect patients? Our editors speak with immunologist Scott Canna and rheumatologist Rachel Tattersall to help understand this condition.

    • 23 min
    Physical distancing, face masks, and eye protection

    Physical distancing, face masks, and eye protection

    The Lancet Voice chats with Holger Schünemann and Derek Chu, authors of new research on physical distancing, face masks, and eye protection, to find out the best approach to these vital virus control methods.

    • 26 min

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