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SA sets border rules over Vic virus cases

South Australia has imposed fresh travel restrictions on people with exposure to key sites in Melbourne linked to the city’s fresh COVID-19 cases. With four new cases confirmed, SA will stop travellers who visited a number of locations in Melbourne’s north from travelling to SA. The restrictions will also require anyone who recently visited those… Read More »

The Future of Virus Tracking Can Be Found on This College Campus

The Coronavirus Outbreak liveLatest Updates Maps and Cases State Reopening Tracker Vaccine Rollout New Mask Guidance Vaccines and Children Credit…Eliza Earle for The New York Times The Future of Virus Tracking Can Be Found on This College Campus Colorado Mesa University and the Broad Institute of M.I.T. and Harvard have spent the last year exploring… Read More »

The Latest: Biden: Sending help to India during virus surge

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden says the U.S. is sending “a whole series of help” to India to combat the coronavirus, including life-saving therapeutics. Biden says the U.S. is sending “mechanical parts” India needs to domestically produce COVID-19 vaccines. The president adds the administration is engaging in discussions about when the U.S. could send vaccine… Read More »

The Virus Spread Where Restaurants Reopened or Mask Mandates Were Absent

The Coronavirus Outbreak liveLatest Updates Maps and Cases Risk Near You Vaccine Rollout New Variants Tracker Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story The Virus Spread Where Restaurants Reopened or Mask Mandates Were Absent C.D.C. researchers found that coronavirus infections and death rates rose in U.S. counties permitting in-person… Read More »

COVID hero Captain Tom contracts virus

UK war veteran Captain Sir Tom Moore is in hospital battling COVID-19 and pneumonia, his family said today. Captain Tom, who was awarded a knighthood by the Queen for raising millions for the UK’s National Health Service, was admitted to hospital in Bedford, England after struggling with his breathing. His daughter Hannah said he has… Read More »

Drug being tested for at-home treatment in hopes of slowing virus

Researchers at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center are testing a new approach to fighting COVID-19, using a repurposed antiviral AIDS drug for at-home treatment during the first days of symptoms in hopes of slowing the virus early and heading off hospitalization, intensive care, and death. The nationwide clinical trial is being led by Nathan Shapiro,… Read More »