A coronavirus vaccine is still months away, but an antibody treatment could be closer

Vaccines have gotten all the attention in the race to fight Covid-19, but there is a major push in the United States to develop antibody therapies to treat coronavirus. There's so much of a push that some scientists think these treatments may be available this year, even before a vaccine.
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The idea involves a controversial type of medical study known as a human challenge trial.
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(Natural News) During a recent interview with TIME, Melinda Gates, co-chair of the infamous Bill &Melinda Gates Foundation, spelled out the order in which she believes people need to be vaccinated for the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19). First in line after health care workers, she divulged, will be black people, which are supposedly more at...
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(Natural News) Africans are finally waking up to the deception of the experimental vaccination campaigns that continue to be thrust upon them in the name of advancing “public health,” and the globalist overlords behind it all are beginning to quake in their boots. A recent protest in South Africa saw dozens of concerned Africans publicly...
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The chief of India's top clinical research agency said in a leaked letter circulated on Friday it envisaged launching a novel coronavirus vaccine by Aug. 15, prompting skepticism from some health experts who questioned the short timeline.Reuters Health Information
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Britain is discussing with the European Union whether it will join a plan by the bloc to secure supplies of potential vaccines against COVID-19, officials in London and Brussels said on Friday.Reuters Health Information
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(Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute) Consider this scenario: A vaccine for the novel coronavirus has been developed that is 91.27% effective. If public health officials present this information using the specific number, people are likely to think the vaccine is actually less effective than if it is presented as being 90% effective. This concept is a real-life application of recent findings from Gaurav Jain, an assistant professor of marketing in the Lally School of Management at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, published recently in Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Process.
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BOSTON (CBS) – Massachusetts enters Phase 3 of its coronavirus reopening plan on Monday, meaning a new wave of businesses will be eligible to open their doors. Gov. Charlie Baker announced Thursday that the state would move forward into the next portion of the plan. The governor said Phase 3 is expected to last longer than previous phases. Boston and Somerville will begin Phase 3 a week later, on Monday, July 13. So what can reopen on Monday? Gyms and fitness centers can open with occupancy under 40%. They must sanitize equipment between use and require face coverings. Professional sports teams can host games, but no...
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Last week, Zydus had received approval from Indian authorities to start human trials for its COVID-19 vaccine contender - the second Indian pharmaceutical firm to get such nod amid a surge in novel coronavirus infections worldwide.
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BOSTON (CBS) – Massachusetts is set to enter Phase 3 of its coronavirus reopening plan on Monday, meaning a new wave of businesses will be eligible to open their doors. Gov. Charlie Baker announced Thursday that the state would move forward into the next portion of the plan. The governor said Phase 3 is expected to last longer than previous phases. So what can reopen on Monday? Gyms and fitness centers can open with occupancy under 40%. They must sanitize equipment between use and require face coverings. Professional sports teams can host games, but not with fans. The Red Sox have opened Fenway Park for “summer...
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(Natural News) The first human trials for a potential Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine are set to begin in Africa, and protesters in Johannesburg have taken to the streets in protest to declare that they will not be human guinea pigs for this latest Bill Gates depopulation scheme. Roughly 50 people, mostly black, held up protest...
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