• Coronavirus: Llamas provide key to immune therapy

    Added On : 14th July 2020

    As Fifi the llama munches on grass on a pasture in Reading, her immune system has provided the template for a coronavirus treatment breakthrough.

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  • Coronavirus in Australia: Melbourne begins new shutdown

    Added On : 12th July 2020

    Australia's second-largest city has begun a second lockdown in response to a spike in new coronavirus infections.

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  • India coronavirus: Life-saving Covid-19 drugs sold on Delhi black market

    Added On : 9th July 2020

    A BBC investigation has found that two life-saving drugs used to treat Covid-19 patients in India - remdesivir and tocilizumab - are in short supply and being sold for excessive rates on a thriving black market. Vikas Pandey reports from the capital Delhi.

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  • Coronavirus: Airborne transmission cannot be ruled out, WHO says

    Added On : 8th July 2020

    The World Health Organization has acknowledged there is emerging evidence that the coronavirus can be spread by tiny particles suspended in the air.

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  • Coronavirus: Fear over rise in animal-to-human diseases

    Added On : 7th July 2020

    Zoonotic diseases - which jump from animals to humans - are increasing and will continue to do so without action to protect wildlife and preserve the environment, UN experts have warned.

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  • Coronavirus: US buys nearly all of Gilead's Covid-19 drug remdesivir

    Added On : 6th July 2020

    The US is buying nearly all the next three months' projected production of Covid-19 treatment remdesivir from US manufacturer Gilead.

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  • Coronavirus: What does Covid-19 do to the brain?

    Added On : 5th July 2020

    Stroke, delirium, anxiety, confusion, fatigue - the list goes on. If you think Covid-19 is just a respiratory disease, think again.

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  • Coronavirus: Immunity may be more widespread than tests suggest

    Added On : 2nd July 2020

    People testing negative for coronavirus antibodies may still have some immunity, a study has suggested.

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  • Coronavirus: Hydroxychloroquine trial to restart

    Added On : 1st July 2020

    Trials of the controversial anti-malarial drug taken by US President Donald Trump to try to prevent catching coronavirus are to be resumed.

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  • Singapore hands out coronavirus tracing devices

    Added On : 30th June 2020

    Singapore has started to hand out Bluetooth-enabled contact tracing devices as part of its measures to slow the spread of the coronavirus.

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