Tag Archives: Coronavirus

CDC reverses controversial coronavirus guidance that said people without symptoms may not need a test

Robert Redfield, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), speaks during a House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis hearing in Washington, D.C., July 31, 2020. Erin Scott | POOL | Reuters The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday reversed controversial coronavirus testing guidance that said people who were exposed to an… Read More »

Trump says U.S. will manufacture enough coronavirus vaccine doses for every American by April

President Donald Trump said Friday the U.S. will manufacture at least 100 million coronavirus vaccine doses before the end of the year and have enough to inoculate every American by April. “Hundreds of millions of doses will be available every month, and we expect to have enough vaccines for every American by April, and again… Read More »

Coronavirus may help researchers in fighting cancer, according to scientist

Coronavirus may have a silver lining, according to a study by a scientist at Dalhousie University. Dr. Shashi Gujar, with the department of pathology at Dal, along with colleagues in the United States, Denmark, France, Germany, and India, is studying if the immune response against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, could be repurposed to fight… Read More »

Health standards organizations help codify novel coronavirus info

As part of the global effort to manage and contain the coronavirus response, two global health standards organizations have introduced new content. Regenstrief Institute and SNOMED International, are supporting care teams globally to code and track SARS-CoV-2 testing and COVID-19 cases, and by extension support clinicians and researchers in their efforts to address its containment.… Read More »

Just 78 victims of coronavirus were recorded in England and Wales last week

UK records 3,105 more Covid-19 cases and 27 new deaths – but separate figures reveal fatalities have dropped to another low in England and Wales with just 78 victims last week The 3,105 cases take the total number of positive tests since the virus was first spotted in the UK to 374,228 Separate figures reveal deaths… Read More »

These Stocks Will Outperform The Market If A Coronavirus Vaccine Is Approved, According To Experts

Topline As optimism on Wall Street grows about potential FDA approval for a coronavirus vaccine, here are six stocks that could make outsized gains and rebound on the news, according to experts from Stifel. Stifel says cruise stocks are set to bounce from a vaccine announcement. Getty Images Key Facts Stifel analysts recently highlighted a… Read More »