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Experimental COVID-19 Vaccine Shows Positive Early Results in Human Trial

BioNTech of Germany and the US pharmaceutical giant Pfizer reported positive preliminary results on Wednesday from a joint project to develop a coronavirus vaccine.Known...

WHO Is Hoping For Hundreds of Millions of COVID-19 Vaccine Doses...

The World Health Organization said Thursday that a few hundred million COVID-19 vaccine doses could be produced by the end of the year -...

Lyme Disease Doesn’t Have a Vaccine, But a Yearly Preventative Shot...

Lyme disease has become an insidious epidemic in the United States. Caused by bacteria transmitted by an infected tick bite, symptoms can include arthritis,...

Oxford University Just Injected The First Participants in a COVID-19 Vaccine...

Oxford University is launching a human trial of a potential coronavirus vaccine, with the daunting aim of making a successful jab available to the...

CDC Director Says a Winter Wave of Coronavirus Could Hit The...

Robert Redfield, the Director of the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention, said Tuesday that while the US appeared to be nearing the peak...

At Least 70 Coronavirus Vaccines Are Already in Development, WHO Report...

At least 70 potential coronavirus vaccines are currently in development, with 3 already in clinical trials, according to the World Health Organisation.WHO published an...

First Peer-Reviewed Coronavirus Vaccine Trial Shows Promising Results in Mice

Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine announced today that they have developed a promising new COVID-19 vaccine candidate.Early animal trials have...

Australia’s Trialing a TB Vaccine Against COVID-19, And Health Workers Get...

Australian researchers are fast-tracking large-scale human testing to see if a vaccine used for decades to prevent tuberculosis can protect health workers from COVID-19,...

Doctors Have Now Mapped How Our Immune System Fights COVID-19

Researchers in Australia said Tuesday they had mapped the body's immune response to the novel coronavirus, in a potential breakthrough in the fight against...

US Just Started The First Human Trial of a Vaccine For...

The first human trial to evaluate a candidate vaccine against the new coronavirus has begun in Seattle, US health officials said Monday, raising hopes...