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Chinese COVID-19 outbreak 'developing rapidly,' health officials say

On October 30, 2021, Beijing, China, local residents waited in line to get their COVID-19 vaccine booster shots. (Photo by Li He/VCG via Getty Images
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The 'Delta Plus' variant -AY.4.2- has been detected in New York and California, but experts say not to panic

A computer image by Nexu Science Communication, Trinity College, shows a model for a betacoronavirus, the type that is linked to COVID-19. NEXU
COVID's endgame: Scientists have a clue about where SARS-CoV-2 is headed
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COVID's endgame: Scientists have a clue about where SARS-CoV-2 is headed

COVID's final game: Scientists know where SARS-CoV-2 will go This image Hanna Barczyk is available for NPR Hanna Barczyk In the 1980s, British
How COVID Vaccines for Young Kids Could Change the Pandemic
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How COVID Vaccines for Young Kids Could Change the Pandemic

Families and paediatricians in the United States eagerly await the Food and Drug Administration's approval for a COVID-19 vaccine. The vaccine will
How cells defend against influenza A virus
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How cells defend against influenza A virus

Fig. 1: Multi-omics analysis IAV cellular restraint. Schematic representation of the genome wide siRNA screen to identify cell factors that affect
How does Covid end? The world is watching the UK to find out | Laura Spinney
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How does Covid end? The world is watching the UK to find out | Laura Spinney

Cop26 in Glasgow gets underway this weekend. One collective action problem takes centre stage while another is fading away. Covid-19 was described as
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Florida now has America's lowest COVID rate. Does Ron DeSantis deserve credit?

Which state in the United States has the lowest COVID-19 rates right now? California is not the only state with strictest vaccine and mask
Houston Texans chairman and CEO Cal McNair apologizes for 'inappropriate choice of words' at team event in May
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Houston Texans chairman and CEO Cal McNair apologizes for 'inappropriate choice of words' at team event in May

HOUSTON -- Cal McNair, chairman and CEO of the Houston Texans, apologized Tuesday after he was reported to have made anti-Asian comments at a charity
When Vaccinating Kids, Does Weight Matter? Should an 11-Year-Old Wait to Turn 12 to Get a Bigger Dose?
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When Vaccinating Kids, Does Weight Matter? Should an 11-Year-Old Wait to Turn 12 to Get a Bigger Dose?

Two shots, three weeks apart, may be available to children aged 5-11 years old for the Pfizer BioNTech Covid vaccine. The dose for children under 12
Why people believe Covid conspiracy theories: could folklore hold the answer?
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Why people believe Covid conspiracy theories: could folklore hold the answer?

Loading... Researchers have created a map of the connections that underpin conspiracy theories about coronavirus, which opens up new ways of