COVID-19 cases continue to ravage India

Image credit: quatrox / 123rf The COVID-19 crisis in India shows no signs of abating, as…

WHO lists Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use

The World Health Organization (WHO) today approved emergency listing for China’s Sinopharm vaccine, a step that…

States plan to lift remaining COVID-19 restrictions

Across the country this week, governors are announcing plans to lift remaining COVID-19 restrictions and have…

Real-world studies detail high Pfizer COVID vaccine protection

Two doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech mRNA COVID-19 vaccine were highly effective in preventing coronavirus-related infections and…

News Scan for May 07, 2021

Experts estimate global COVID-19 deaths may actually be double Direct COVID-19 deaths may be more than…

CDC predicts sharp decline in COVID-19 activity by July

New modeling from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) predicts the United States will…

Global Fund fast-tracks $75 million for India’s COVID battle

Against the backdrop of the world’s second most populous country in the grips of a catastrophic…

Analysis spotlights shortage of a COVID-19 drug in Canada

Tocilizumab, like other potential COVID-19 drug treatments, is in spot shortages around the world. In India,…

Three vaccines show promise against COVID variants

Data from three trials posted yesterday show efficacy of the Novavax and Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines and…

COVID-19 Scan for May 06, 2021

Clotting, bleeding issues uncommon with AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine The AstraZeneca-Oxford COVID-19 vaccine is associated with some…