Georgia news anchor receives first shot in US Phase 3 trial of a Covid vaccine: 'I never thought that I'd do something like this'
Dawn Baker was a "little bit nervous" but "really excited" on Monday when she made history.
More than 140 teams of researchers are racing to develop a safe and effective coronavirus vaccineResearchers around the world are racing to develop a vaccine against Covid-19, withmore than 140 candidate vaccines now tracked by the World Health Organization (WHO).Continue reading...
ring;rd M, Munk C, Hortlund M, Hansen BT, Lagheden C, Liaw KL, Kjaer SK PMID: 32732067 [PubMed - in process]
New research out of Duke University could help the thousands of Americans stricken with breast cancer. According to new research conducted at the Duke Cancer Institute, a vaccine developed at the university for breast cancer is part of an "effective" two-drug strategy for fighting against the disease. This week, research conducted through a clinical trial at Duke was published in Clinical Cancer Research – a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research. According to that research,…
Conclusion: Comprehensive health education related to zoonotic diseases is recommended to improve overall knowledge, including routes of transmission, symptoms and consequences of diseases, and antibiotic usage. In addition, guidance should be provided to farmers on how to treat sick animals, the appropriate use of antibiotics, and waste management. Local veterinarians and health workers are important contact points and should work closely with the farmers to prevent zoonotic diseases. PMID: 32733124 [PubMed]
Mustafa Elhag, Moaaz Mohammed Saadaldin, Abdelrahman Hamza Abdelmoneim, Taha Salah Taha,Fatima Abdelrahman, Mohammed A Hassan
Crew onboardNorwegian cruise ship test positive for virus;Vietnamese tourist hotspot Da Nang to test entire city; Boris Johnson warns of second UK lockdown. Follow all the developments liveFauci optimistic about having a vaccine this yearAustralia death toll tops 200The week Covid-19 roared back in Europe12.38amBSTWe ’re closing this blog now but you can follow all the latest news at our new blog here:Related:Coronavirus live news: Victoria faces stage 4 lockdown as South Africa cases pass 500,00012.00amBSTHere the latest developments at a glance:Continue reading...
The Serum Institute, which is exclusively controlled by a small and fabulously rich Indian family and started out years ago as a horse farm, is doing what a few other companies in the race for a vaccine are doing: mass-producing hundreds of millions of doses of a vaccine candidate that is still in trials and might not even work.
Publication date: 1 October 2020Source: Life Sciences, Volume 258Author(s): Mahdi Abdoli Shadbad, Khalil Hajiasgharzadeh, Behzad Baradaran
Publication date: 1 August 2020Source: New Scientist, Volume 247, Issue 3293Author(s): Adam Vaughan