Businesses brace for learning curve as Ontario's vaccine certificates set to take effect Wednesday

Ontario's proof-of-vaccination policy, set to take effect on Wednesday, treads into new territory for businesses. But Health Minister Christine Elliott has said she doesn't expect non-compliance to be an issue.
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An advisory panel to the F.D.A. will consider Pfizer ’s application for those ages 5-to-11 on Tuesday.
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Given the urgent need for coronavirus disease 2019 therapeutics, early in the pandemic the Accelerating Coronavirus Disease 2019 Therapeutic Interventions and Vaccines (ACTIV) public-private partnership rapidly designed a unique therapeutic agent intake and assessment process for candidate treatments of coronavirus disease 2019. These treatments included antivirals, immune modulators, severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 neutralizing antibodies, and organ-supportive treatments at both the preclinical and clinical stages of development. The ACTIV Therapeutics-Clinical Working Group Agent Prioritization subgroup e...
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While the WHO has so far approved Covid-19 vaccines of Pfizer-BioNTech, AstraZeneca-SK Bio/Serum Institute of India, Johnson&Johnson-Janssen, Moderna, and Sinopharm for emergency use, Covaxin's approval is awaited.
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Salt Lake County, Utah, which includes in it Utah ’s capital, Salt Lake City, decided to report some pretty unscientific, albeit, amusing, data on Covid-19 vaccination rates.
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Home to almost 1.4 billion people, this means that nearly 75% of the population has received atleast one dose of the vaccine.
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The findings could add momentum for F.D.A. authorization of the pediatric dose, perhaps as early as next week, a long-awaited development that would affect 28 million children.
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‘That whole community has been left out of the equation,’ says advocate for as many as 9 million Americans living overseas.
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Latest updates:NHS chief says Saturday was ‘biggest day yet for Covid booster jabs’ as Rishi Sunak saysCovid numbers don ’t suggest action needed todayUK government paving way to bring in ‘plan B’ Covid rulesDarker skies and colder weather are perfect conditions for Covid to thriveRussia sees record deaths as country prepares for new curbsSee all our coronavirus coverageChinahas given complete doses of Covid-19 vaccines to about 75.6% of its population as of 23 October, National Health Commission spokesperson Mi Feng said on Sunday.Some 1.068 billion people have been inoculated with the requir...
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Scientists at La Jolla Institute for Immunology received $2.6 million as part of a larger effort to develop protective shots against past, present and future coronaviruses.
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