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AstraZeneca facing questions over Covid-19 vaccine success rate

Days after grabbing headlines with its Covid-19 “vaccine for the...

Plasma treatment shows little benefit in severe COVID-19 cases

The following is a roundup of some of the latest...

Mutations not making COVID-19 virus able to spread more rapidly: Study

The COVID-19-causing coronavirus is mutating as it spreads around the...

Plasma therapy shows little benefit in Covid patients: Study

Using blood plasma from Covid-19 survivors to treat patients with...

WHO says world’s poorest must not be ‘trampled’ in Covid vaccine race

The world's poorest and most vulnerable must not be "trampled...

India’s Serum Institute says country first priority for vaccine delivery

The Serum Institute of India, the world's largest manufacturer of...

AstraZeneca, Oxford vaccine could be 90pc effective against coronavirus, results show

AstraZeneca said on Monday its vaccine for the novel coronavirus...

Moderna to charge $25-$37 for each dose of Covid-19 vaccine

Moderna will charge governments between $25 and $37 per dose...

Covid-19 reinfection unlikely for at least six months, study finds

People who’ve had Covid-19 are highly unlikely to contract it...

Pfizer seeking emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine in US

Pfizer said Friday it is asking US regulators to allow...

WHO warns against use of remdesivir for hospitalised Covid patients

Gilead’s drug remdesivir is not recommended for patients hospitalised with...

BioNTech hopeful of getting vaccine approval in mid-December

US and European regulators could approve Pfizer and BioNTech's experimental...

Pfizer vaccine reports 95pc efficacy in late-stage trial

Pfizer Inc said on Wednesday that final results from the...

No firm evidence of food trade spreading coronavirus, says FAO

There is no significant evidence of coronavirus being spread through...

Sinovac's COVID-19 vaccine triggers quick immune response

Sinovac Biotech's experimental COVID-19 vaccine CoronaVac induced a quick immune...

Mouthwash can kill COVID-19 in 30 seconds: Study

Over-the-counter mouthwash can kill coronavirus within 30 seconds of exposure,...

Global measles cases hit 23-year high in 2019

Measles surged worldwide in 2019 reaching highest number of reported cases in 23 years, according to a UNICEF statement issued on Friday. Highlighted in a publication by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), measles cases worldwide increased to 869,770 in...