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Covid-19: Who should be vaccinated...

Covid-19: Who should be vaccinated...

Coronavirus

Sun, Aug 2 2020

The issue of how to prioritize vaccines is not limited to the US, and the World Health Organization will...

Russia preparing mass vaccination against...

Russia preparing mass vaccination against...

Europe

Sat, Aug 1 2020

Russia's first potential Covid-19 vaccine is being developed by a state research facility

US to pay $2.1bn to Sanofi, GSK in Covid-19...

US to pay $2.1bn to Sanofi, GSK in Covid-19...

North America

Sat, Aug 1 2020

The deal works out at a cost of around $42 per person inoculated

Trump planning for US rollout of Covid-19...

Trump planning for US rollout of Covid-19...

North America

Fri, Jul 31 2020

The federal government traditionally plays a principal role in funding and overseeing the manufacturing...

China approves human test for coronavirus...

China approves human test for coronavirus...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Jul 16 2020

Prior to the latest approval, Chinese researchers and companies have already moved eight vaccine candidates...

Moderna Phase 1 results show coronavirus...

Moderna Phase 1 results show coronavirus...

World

Wed, Jul 15 2020

No study volunteers have experienced any serious side effect from the vaccine

Chinese firm says coronavirus vaccine...

Chinese firm says coronavirus vaccine...

World

Sun, Jun 28 2020

The experimental shot, developed by a Beijing-based unit of CNBG, has induced high-level antibodies in...

Bangladesh pledges $50,000 for Covid-19...

Bangladesh pledges $50,000 for Covid-19...

Crisis

Sun, Jun 28 2020

The Global Goal: Unite for Our Future campaign was launched by the European Commission and international...

Global Covid-19 fundraising meeting...

Global Covid-19 fundraising meeting...

Europe

Sun, Jun 28 2020

The EU is championing global cooperation in efforts to control and end the pandemic, in contrast to the...

The hunt for Covid-19 treatment,...

The hunt for Covid-19 treatment,...

Coronavirus

Fri, Jun 19 2020

While notable, the drug's effects do not appear to be miraculous: on average it reduced patients'...

China to strengthen global cooperation...

China to strengthen global cooperation...

East Asia

Sun, Jun 7 2020

Developing 'a vaccine is still the fundamental strategy in our effort to overcome the new coronavirus,'...

NYT: Trump administration selects five...

NYT: Trump administration selects five...

World

Thu, Jun 4 2020

The selected companies will get access to additional government funds, help in running clinical trials,...

Exclusive: Lonza sets new goal to make...

Exclusive: Lonza sets new goal to make...

World

Wed, Jun 3 2020

Lonza aims to finish a commercial production line in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, a month or so earlier...

Scientists hunt pandemic hotspots in...

Scientists hunt pandemic hotspots in...

World

Tue, Jun 2 2020

Social distancing policies in some areas and countries means virus transmission rates may be at such...

Russia struggles to keep up in race...

Russia struggles to keep up in race...

Europe

Fri, May 29 2020

Lockdowns and other containment measures are doing long-term economic damage, and this week Moscow's...

Novartis to make US researchers' Covid-19...

Novartis to make US researchers' Covid-19...

World

Fri, May 29 2020

Vaccine manufacturing at Novartis’s AveXis gene therapy unit will start before June 1

GSK aims for 1bn doses of booster as...

GSK aims for 1bn doses of booster as...

World

Fri, May 29 2020

Making the adjuvant available to the world’s poorest countries will be a key part of its efforts,...

Fears of coronavirus second wave prompt...

Fears of coronavirus second wave prompt...

World

Wed, May 27 2020

Public health officials have said vaccination against the flu will be critical to help prevent hospitals...

Gavi: First signs if a Covid-19 vaccine...

Gavi: First signs if a Covid-19 vaccine...

World

Mon, May 25 2020

Gavi head Seth Berkley urged the World Health Organization to issue clear guidelines on a vaccine's...

Promising virus vaccine results reported...

Promising virus vaccine results reported...

World

Tue, May 19 2020

US President Donald Trump is taking hydroxychloroquine as a Covid-19 preventive treatment, contrary to...

Statins may help older coronavirus patients...

Statins may help older coronavirus patients...

World

Sun, May 17 2020

The following is a brief roundup of some of the latest scientific studies on the novel coronavirus and...