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Are the Vaccines Working? When will Covid-19 end?
- April 22, 2021 02:00 AM PDT | Kiara Khanna
The deadly coronavirus pandemic was first reported from Wuhan, China in December 2019 and spread across the globe leaving economies of the biggest countries come to a standstill. No one had predicted what the outbreak could cost, and sadly it did c...Read More...
COVID-19 Weekly Roundup: Latest developments around the world
- April 16, 2021 12:00 AM PDT | Team Kalkine Media
Source: Moonhonor, Shutterstock Summary The EU Commission has opted not to renew contracts for the COVID-19 vaccine from Oxford-AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson. Researchers at the University of Oxford introduced a Com-Cov study to evalua...Read More...
CDC, FDA Recommend Halting Johnson & Johnson’s One-Shot COVID Vaccine
- April 14, 2021 03:32 AM PDT | Team Kalkine Media
Source: solarseven, Shutterstock Shares of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) fell 1.34 percent on Tuesday after the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recommended pausing the compan...Read More...
Airlines Might Check New EU COVID-19 Pass Before Onboarding Travelers
- April 14, 2021 12:52 AM PDT | Team Kalkine Media
Source: diy13, Shutterstock Summary European Union (EU) plans to roll out a digital travel certificate to start foreign travel for all EU citizens. The certificate would be valid till WHO confirms the end of the COVID-19 pandemic. The objecti...Read More...
AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine: A look at recent challenges
- April 08, 2021 11:09 PM PDT | Team Kalkine Media
e links of blood clots after the administration of AstraZeneca’s jab. The COVID-19 vaccine manufactured by Oxford University and AstraZeneca Plc (LON:AZN) has been a part of controversy amid several nations suspending the vaccine's use, in...Read More...
Pfizer-BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine shows 100% efficacy in young adolescents
- March 31, 2021 08:11 PM PDT | Team Kalkine Media
Source: solarseven, Shutterstock Summary Pfizer-BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine has proved to be 100% effective in young adolescents (12-15 years) in Phase 3 clinical study. The two partners plan to submit these data to the US FDA and t...Read More...
A look at the latest updates on COVID-19 vaccines across the globe
- March 30, 2021 01:14 AM PDT | Team Kalkine Media
Source: New Africa, Shutterstock Summary Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna’s COVID-19 shot reduced the risk of infection by 80% after the first of two doses. Moderna transported almost 100 million doses of its COVID-19 vaccine to the US govern...Read More...
EU could block vaccine export amid a shortage of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 shots
- March 25, 2021 11:45 PM PDT | Team Kalkine Media
Source: Juan Roballo, Shutterstock Summary With vaccination programs in Britain and the US moving far ahead, EU leaders have warned to block the vaccine supply. The EU stated that AstraZeneca intends to deliver just 100 million out of 300 mill...Read More...
US mulls compulsory Covid tests for all domestic air passengers
- February 08, 2021 11:38 AM PST | Team Kalkine Media
Source: ETAJOE, Shutterstock Summary US considering compulsory COVID-19 test for all domestic flyers after reports of new variants emerge Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) coordinating with other agencies to find out more ab...Read More...
Covid may prove a boon for US tech companies
- January 23, 2021 11:56 AM PST | Team Kalkine Media
Source:fizkes, Shutterstock The pandemic has elevated the need for contactless technologies for human interaction as the risk of contracting the disease increased. Although that may have become a reality eventually, the massive crisis has forced go...Read More...