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Beximco Pharma reports delays in vaccine supply

Following a surge in COVID-19 cases in India, the Modi administration put temporary controls on vaccine exports, halting shipments to Bangladesh and other countries. SII is required to deliver 30 million doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine to Bangladesh in monthly instalments and has so far delivered 7 million doses. Beximco Pharma “does not anticipate that… Read More »

Study of injectable PrEP reports the best efficacy seen yet for any form of PrEP in women

HPTN 084 study finds significantly lower adherence in women taking daily PrEP pills A second study of an injectable HIV drug used to prevent HIV has had its randomised phase stopped early after it became clear that giving women a two-monthly injection of a prevention drug resulted in nearly nine times fewer infections than giving… Read More »

Trump’s doctor and Mark Meadows show optimism after conflicting health reports

President Trump’s doctor and his chief of staff Mark Meadows said late Saturday night that the president was doing much better since his COVID-19 diagnosis, capping off a tumultuous day for the White House. Dr. Sean Conley, the president’s physician, said Trump has made “substantial progress since diagnosis” in a statement that was made public… Read More »

U.S. reports 30,000 daily coronavirus cases, highest number since May 1

The U.S reported some 30,000 new coronavirus cases on Friday, the highest number of daily infections recorded since May 1, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. New cases across the country are surging faster than ever, especially in states in the South, West and Midwest. Officials are warning that some clusters of infections… Read More »