With B117 the EU and the US face a choice: It being widespread by the end of January or mid March. It’s correct that B117 doesn’t cause worse cases. But it’s also correct that it causes a lot more. All things being equal, that would lead to seven times more deaths within one month — coming from our already terrible baseline.

Yes, you read that right: 30.000 deaths per month (current German expectation) would become 210.000 deaths. Per month.

We need to act really, really fast and really, really harsh. From https://www.theatlantic.com/.../virus-mutation.../617531/

1. Here’s the math:

“Kucharski compares a 50…

Marcus Ewald

Bundesvorsitzender Junger Wirtschaftsrat, Beiratsvorsitzender Bundesblock, Beiratsvorsitzender KI-Verband, Chef bei Ewald & Rössing.

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