Tanya Farber Senior science reporter

Tanya Farber is the senior science reporter for the Sunday Times and TimesLIVE.

Keeping tabs on jabs is everybody's business, say experts on ... Keeping tabs on jabs is everybody's business, say experts on monitoring

Those responsible for keeping a beady eye on vaccines have urged the public to stick to three basic rules: report any ...

What the data says: 98% of over 60s who died were not vaccinated What the data says: 98% of over 60s who died were not vaccinated

According to data presented by Dr Saadiq Kariem, chief of operations in the Western Cape department of health, 98.3% of ...

What we know so far about new Covid-19 variant C.1.2 What we know so far about new Covid-19 variant C.1.2

SA's National Institute for Communicable Diseases on Monday shared information on a new Covid-19 variant — dubbed C.1.2 ...

New Covid-19 variant not a threat to vaccine efficacy, say ... New Covid-19 variant not a threat to vaccine efficacy, say scientists

NICD experts said on Monday there was no reason to believe the new variant - dubbed C.1.2 - will disrupt the efficacy ...

Western Cape sees Covid-19 surge during plateau as mobility ... Western Cape sees Covid-19 surge during plateau as mobility across province increases

The Western Cape saw a surge in Covid-19 cases after it had already hit a plateau, and its department of health has ...

Covid-19 vaccine card fraud will be met by 'full might of the ... Covid-19 vaccine card fraud will be met by 'full might of the law'

People fraudulently trying to get a vaccine card to enable them to travel without getting the vaccine will face the ...

Children have suffered in lockdown for sake of adults’ health, ... Children have suffered in lockdown for sake of adults’ health, say child experts

Children’s health has suffered during the Covid-19 pandemic to protect the health of adults, the Children's Institute ...

Western Cape finally hits plateau of third wave — but it's no ... Western Cape finally hits plateau of third wave — but it's no time to relax

The Western Cape, which has lagged only behind Gauteng in its portion of the daily national Covid-19 infections, has ...

'We do have vaccine security': SA’s stock of 3.6 million doses ... 'We do have vaccine security': SA’s stock of 3.6 million doses is a record

The daily number of vaccinations was 191,000 on Thursday but the target is 250,000 a day by the end of next week, ...