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Eli Lilly pauses COVID-19 antibody trial, stock slides

Eli Lilly pauses COVID-19 antibody trial, stock slides

While the reason for the suspension wasn't revealed, the spokeswoman said the trial was paused "to cautiously ensure the safety of the patients participating in this study". News of the pause in the...

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Dutch Woman Is First to Die of COVID-19 Reinfection

Dutch Woman Is First to Die of COVID-19 Reinfection

People who have tested positive should continue taking precautions, including distancing, masking and hand washing. "The demonstration that it is possible to be reinfected by SARS-CoV-2 may suggest ...

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London tier: What tier is London in right now?

London tier: What tier is London in right now?

The Chancellor Rishi Sunak, who is in charge of the country's money, set out a new plan to help businesses who will have to shut because of the new restrictions. Addressing Parliament, Johnson said th...

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Governor Cuomo Describes How Data is Used During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Governor Cuomo Describes How Data is Used During the COVID-19 Pandemic

In the meantime, 12 New Yorkers misplaced their battle with the virus, along with 185 sufferers checked into the ICU and 86 intubated people. Those numbers also remain far below their April peaks. Tot...

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Nevada Man Becomes First Person In US To Get COVID-19 Twice

Nevada Man Becomes First Person In US To Get COVID-19 Twice

He may have also come into contact with a more virulent version of the virus , according to researchers. "While more research is needed, the possibility of reinfections could have significant impli...

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Clark County COVID-19 activity at record-high levels in latest report

Clark County COVID-19 activity at record-high levels in latest report

Across B.C., 1,476 cases are now active with 77 people in hospital, 24 of whom are receiving intensive or critical care. The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Oklahoma reached another grim mi...

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7 additional deaths and 863 Covid cases reported in NI

7 additional deaths and 863 Covid cases reported in NI

There were 3 more deaths related to COVID-19 reported by the Department of Health today, along with 811 new cases. 'These are huge decisions, none of them are easy'. "If we see community transmissio...

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Johnson & Johnson just paused its Covid vaccine trial after an 'unexplained illness'

Johnson & Johnson just paused its Covid vaccine trial after an 'unexplained illness'

Complications such as this one are to be expected during experimental vaccine trials; in fact, fellow pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca had to pause its own vaccine trials after two subjects came dow...

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Winneshiek County nears 400 COVID-19 cases

Winneshiek County nears 400 COVID-19 cases

Forty-seven Union County residents have died as a result of the virus. Small groups of high-needs students, including those who are homeless or those with disabilities, may attend some classes, and ...

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Trump’s focus turns to Kamala Harris in last weeks of US campaign

Trump’s focus turns to Kamala Harris in last weeks of US campaign

Both Donald Trump and Joe Biden's mental fitness have often been called into question as they encroach their eighth decade of life, making them the oldest sitting US president and presidential n...

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World Health Organization reports new daily high in global COVID-19 cases

World Health Organization reports new daily high in global COVID-19 cases

The continent recorded 96,996 new coronavirus cases overnight - the highest daily total to date. A record new worldwide daily high of 350,000 coronavirus cases was reported on Friday, the World H...

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Will NZ Follow WHO Lead To 'living With Virus'?

Will NZ Follow WHO Lead To 'living With Virus'?

The administration officials also noted that "over the weekend, WHO [World Health Organization] officially changed their policy and strongly stated that prolonged lockdowns must end because of their...

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Study tests if BCG vaccine protects against COVID

Study tests if BCG vaccine protects against COVID

The University of Exeter is leading the United Kingdom arm of the trial, called the "BCG vaccination to Reduce the impact of COVID-19 in healthcare workers" ( BRACE) Trial . The trail was initially ...

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Ky. Gov. Beshear, family quarantine after possible COVID-19 exposure

Ky. Gov. Beshear, family quarantine after possible COVID-19 exposure

Everyone was wearing masks in the vehicle, his office said, and Beshear, his wife and their children have no symptoms. "I feel great. My family feels great". Kentucky has recorded 80,292 cases of the ...

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55,342 New Coronavirus Cases In India, Lowest In Nearly 2 Months

The total number of cases in Mumbai now stands at 2,31,070, including 22,693 active cases and 1,95,773 discharges. India's doubling time for total cases stands at 73.6 days, and for deaths a...

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Covid-19 reinfection casts doubt on virus immunity

Covid-19 reinfection casts doubt on virus immunity

Vaccines work by triggering the body's natural immune response to a certain pathogen, arming it with antibodies it to fight off future waves of infection. "So far, we've only seen a handful of reinfec...

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Trump Received COVID-19 Drugs Developed Using Human Fetal Tissue

Trump Received COVID-19 Drugs Developed Using Human Fetal Tissue

A monoclonal antibody , also known as mAB, is a type of drug that can be used both to prevent infection and to treat it after the disease has developed. While at Walter Reed National Military Medical...

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Britain is at a coronavirus tipping point, says deputy chief medical officer

Britain is at a coronavirus tipping point, says deputy chief medical officer

Without quick action, there are fears that United Kingdom hospitals will be overwhelmed in the coming weeks at a time of year when they are already at their busiest with winter-related afflictions lik...

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HHS expects over 1 mln antibody doses from Regeneron, Lilly in 2020

HHS expects over 1 mln antibody doses from Regeneron, Lilly in 2020

US President Donald Trump has declared that contracting COVID-19 has been a blessing from God. Regeneron said only under 10 patients had been given their medications in compliance with the rules. ...

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Watch Judgementall Hai Kya On World Mental Health Day Says Kangana Ranaut

Watch Judgementall Hai Kya On World Mental Health Day Says Kangana Ranaut

The Bollywood actress joined many others across the world to mark the day by sharing a tweet with a short clip of her film, which was released past year and talked about mental health issues . Deep...

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China Has Joined COVAX, The Global COVID-19 Vaccine Facility

China Has Joined COVAX, The Global COVID-19 Vaccine Facility

The statement, however, did not offer details on the kind of assistance China will provide to the initiative. China, she added, wants to ensure equitable access for developing countries to safe, a...

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Mexico Makes Nearly $160 Million Down Payment For COVAX Vaccine Plan

Mexico Makes Nearly $160 Million Down Payment For COVAX Vaccine Plan

According to the study, when respondents were asked if they were willing to accept less rigorous testing and faster approval of a coronavirus vaccine, almost half (43%) of parents surveyed globally ...

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Study shows COVID-19 may have prolonged effect on pregnant women

Study shows COVID-19 may have prolonged effect on pregnant women

Shah is the Professor of Cardiology at King's College London and Consultant Cardiologist at King's College Hospital. He said in a BMJ panel discussion that long covid is about twice as common in...

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Encounter In Srinagar, 2 Terrorists Killed

Encounter In Srinagar, 2 Terrorists Killed

He said no militant has been killed in the operation so far and the operation is underway. "All the operations against militants conducted this year were clean and conducted in a professional manner"....

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French coronavirus cases set new 24-hour record with nearly 27,000 infections

French coronavirus cases set new 24-hour record with nearly 27,000 infections

Restaurants in the maximum alert areas are also subject to strict health measures, including a limit of six guests per table who must remain masked until their food is placed in front of them. Nurses ...

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Ontario confirms 809 new COVID cases today

Ontario confirms 809 new COVID cases today

On Friday, federal Health Minister Patty Hajdu called COVID-19 a "very sneaky virus", warning Canadians to limit holiday gatherings in an effort to keep people out of intensive care in the coming week...

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4 ways you can support this year's Breast Cancer Awareness Month

4 ways you can support this year's Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Director of the Dinar Cancer Hospital, Dera Ismail Khan, Dr Mohammad Iqbal told reporters in connection with the breast cancer awareness campaign that the incidence of breast cancer in the country c...

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Scientists detect long-lived antibodies in blood, saliva samples from COVID-19 patients

Scientists detect long-lived antibodies in blood, saliva samples from COVID-19 patients

The blood's plasma was isolated and applied to laboratory plates coated with the receptor-binding domain (RBD) of the virus's "spike" protein, which attaches to cells, leading to infection. The resear...

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Signs Joint Procurement Agreement with the European Commission for Veklury — Gilead Sciences

Signs Joint Procurement Agreement with the European Commission for Veklury — Gilead Sciences

Those states are Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, North Carolina, North Dakota, Okla...

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Half of Apple’s iPhone 12 lineup might not ship until November

Half of Apple’s iPhone 12 lineup might not ship until November

We believe people should have access to their health information in the most private and secure way, and we have worked hand in hand with healthcare institutions and organisations to put privacy at ...

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Romney: 'Unacceptable' to Not Commit to Peaceful Transfer of Power

Romney: 'Unacceptable' to Not Commit to Peaceful Transfer of Power

The ballots are out of control, you know it, and you know, who knows it better than anybody else? Democrat Pelosi said it was "very sad" the president of the United States was even raising this qu...

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23 new COVID-19 cases reported in Waterloo Region

This brings the new total up to 1,881 for the region since March. In the Outaouais, there were 53 new cases reported, the highest one-day total since the 66 cases reported Monday. the previous day. ...

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Dutchess County health officials strongly recommend flu vaccination this season

Dutchess County health officials strongly recommend flu vaccination this season

The Hamilton County Health Department will be offering free flu vaccinations for a limited time while supplies last. Health Commissioner Shelia Hiddleson said routine vaccines are "essential" for th...

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Coronavirus: 35 new confirmed cases in Galway

Coronavirus: 35 new confirmed cases in Galway

Chief Medical Officer Dr Tony Holohan said he was "very anxious about the numbers we are seeing and how quickly they are deteriorating". A total of 1,080 cases were notified by the Department of Hea...

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Wisconsin Sets Record With 3K Positive COVID-19 Test Results

With the increase of 964 deaths , the toll due to the disease now stands at 1,06,490. The Ohio Department of Health reported 1,840 new COVID-19 cases in the state today, bringing the total number o...

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