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Jun 14 2020

European Union nations sign deal for coronavirus vaccine

Deliveries will start by the end of 2020. The deal is the first contract signed by Europe's Inclusive Vaccines Alliance (IVA), a group formed by France, Germany, Ital...

Jun 14 2020

Brazos County reports record-high number of new COVID-19 cases

The state as a whole reported 432 new COVID-19 cases Saturday, bringing the total up to 39,543. Oregon Health Authority lists workplaces with outbreaks of five or more ...

Jun 14 2020

266 new coronavirus cases reported in Ontario as deaths surpass 2,500

After a few days of low increase rates, Ontario is reporting 266 new cases of COVID-19. There are now no active cases of COVID-19 in the Greater Sudbury and Manitoulin ...

Jun 12 2020

2 new cases, 1 more recovery

That list can be found here. Statewide, officials reported 59,107 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and a death toll of 5,698 Tuesday, June 9. Marshall County is in the top...

Jun 11 2020

World Health Organization clarifies comments, confirms asymptomatic people can spread coronavirus

During a live Q&A Tuesday morning, Kerkhove clarified what she meant by her statements Monday and explained that the details of asymptomatic spread are still largely ...

Jun 11 2020

UK COVID-19 deaths rise to 40883 as another 286 patients die

Overall 289,140 people have tested positive for Covid-19. That figure rose to 40,968 on Tuesday, up 286 on Monday. The latest ONS data comes after longevity analytics s...

Jun 09 2020

Sen. Mitt Romney joins Black Lives Matter protest in D.C.

Romney , who marched with a large group of evangelical Christians along Pennsylvania Avenue, also told the Post he was participating in the demonstration to bring aware...

Jun 08 2020

MI reports over 42,000 have recovered from COVID-19

In the USA, there are 1,927,428 cases, and there have been 110,028 deaths - while 500,849 people have recovered, according to the global COVID-19 Dashboard by the Center ...

Jun 08 2020

COVID-19 Studies with Surgisphere Data Retracted

Its withdrawal is seen as a boost to backers of the decades-old anti-malarial drug, who include US President Donald Trump and his Brazilian counterpart Jair Bolsonaro. ...

Jun 07 2020

Wear masks in public, says World Health Organization in new coronavirus advice

The WHO has been reluctant to commit to recommending face coverings, firstly because the evidence on whether they offer any protection to the public is limited and - mo...

Jun 06 2020

Italian medical firms seek investors to fund domestic COVID-19 vaccine trial

When a vaccine proves effective, there's a good chance it will entail a two-dose series, USA Today reported. He said that should allow for a quick pivot when vaccines, ...

Jun 05 2020

Hydroxychloroquine fails to prevent COVID-19 in a rigorous study

An earlier study in the British medical Journal - conducted in China - found that hydroxychloroquine had no benefit in COVID-19 patients admitted to hospital with persi...

Jun 04 2020

Allen County reports 9 new COVID-19 cases

Dr. Tony Holohan, Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health, said; "Over the past week there have been approximately 500 new cases of COVID-19 notified, 54% of which ar...

Jun 04 2020

Most anticipated COVID-19 drug, remdesivir cleared for use in severe cases

The median number of days to recovery had shortened from 15 days to 11 days. The new results announced by Gilead are from a study created to evaluate the safety and e...

Jun 04 2020

The Lancet doubts over hydroxychloroquine study see WHO restart trials

The trial, carried out in the United States and Canada, recruited people who were at moderate to high risk of getting Covid-19. Around one in eight (107 out of 821) o...

Jun 03 2020

DR Congo announces fresh Ebola outbreak in country's northwest

There is another Ebola outbreak in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo which has killed 2,280 people since August 2018, and had been hoped to be proclaimed ove...

May 30 2020

Remdesivir can shorten patient hospital stays, says NIH study

Patients who are likely to benefit the most will be prioritised for remdesivir , with allocation being based on expert clinical advice. According to the analysis, the tr...

May 30 2020

UK’s Johnson eases lockdown as furore over aide rumbles on

In Scotland, people from two different households can meet outdoors starting today, and in no more than groups of eight. "But I must stress, that to control the virus...

May 29 2020

AstraZeneca picks Oxford Biomedica to make potential COVID-19 vaccine

Adjuvants, an area where GSK leads many of its peers, have been shown to create a stronger and longer-lasting immunity against infections and allow for lower dosing of th...

May 28 2020

World Health Organization suspends trial of hydroxychloroquine temporarily

Its most prominent proponents include US President Donald Trump , who says that he has been using the drug , as well as countries such as France, Brazil, Senegal, It...