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Gilead's remdesivir gets US approval to treat hospitalised Covid patients

The US Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved Gilead...

EU urges WHO to change handling of pandemic

The European Union wants the World Health Organisation to become...

Scientists detect possible new organ in human throat

Dutch scientists have claimed that they have found a potential...

Brazil volunteer in AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine trial dies

Brazilian health authority Anvisa said on Wednesday that a volunteer...

3.0b people likely to have no access to Covid-19 vaccine

From factory to syringe, the world’s most promising coronavirus vaccine...

China's Sinovac vaccine is safe, Brazil institute comments

An experimental coronavirus vaccine developed by China's Sinovac Biotech appeared...

Britain to allow infecting volunteers in trials for Covid-19 vaccines

Britain said on Tuesday it would back “human challenge” trials,...

Hospitalised COVID-19 patients can have ongoing symptoms for months: Study

More than half of COVID-19 patients discharged from hospital still...

‘Coronavirus lives on human skin for 9 hours’

Japanese researchers in a study have found that the lethal...

Almost 80pc Bangladeshi hypertension patients receive care at private units: Study

More than 77-per cent hypertension patients receive treatment at private...

Russia's COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V to undergo trial in India

Late-stage trials of Russia's COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V will be...

Covid-19 can infect brain tissue, affect memory, language: Study

SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes coronavirus, is capable of infecting...

Activists call for limiting trans fat to 2.0pc

Safe food activists have urged the authorities to craft policies...

WHO vaccine drive bedevilled by familiar question: who pays if things go wrong?

Who foots the bill if people in poor countries fall...

Policy sought to fix trans fat limit at 2.0pc

On the occasion of the World Food Day, advocacy group...

'Long COVID' may affect multiple parts of body and mind, doctors say

Ongoing illness after infection with COVID-19, sometimes called “long COVID”,...

WHO calls herd immunity approach against Covid-19 'problematic'

The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) has turned down a herd immunity response to Covid-19 pandemic, reports the BBC. Herd immunity occurs when a large portion of a community becomes immune to a disease through vaccinations or through the mass spread of a disease. Some have argued that...