• Delay Routine Dental Checkups, WHO Urges, Until COVID Risk Is Known

    1 month ago - By Medscape

    Dental patients and staff need to be protected from any potential infection by aerosol-generating procedures, WHO said on Tuesday, as dentists return to work in areas where the COVID-19 pandemic is easing.
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  • Novavax Expects It Can Meet US COVID-19 Vaccine Demand in 2021, Executives Say

    1 month ago - By Medscape

    Novavax's manufacturing capacity is sufficient to meet the US demand for COVID-19 vaccines in 2021, which it believes could be as high as 500 million to 600 million doses, company executives said on Monday.
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  • J&J Eyes 1 Bln Doses of Potential COVID-19 Shot in 2021, Weighs Challenge Trials

    1 month ago - By Medscape

    Johnson & Johnson could produce 1 billion doses of its potential COVID-19 vaccine next year if it proves successful, a company executive said.
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  • New experimental coronavirus vaccine boosted antibody levels in mice 90-fold

    New experimental coronavirus vaccine boosted antibody levels in mice 90-fold

    1 month ago - By Daily Mail

    After researchers sprayed the novel coronavirus into the noses of the mice, those who were immunized didn't develop pneumonia or have high level of particles in their lungs,
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  • Sinovac Launches Phase 3 Trial for COVID-19 Vaccine in Indonesia, Reports Phase 2 Details

    1 month ago - By Medscape

    China's Sinovac Biotech launched a late-stage human trial on Tuesday that will involve as many as 1620 patients in Indonesia for a COVID-19 vaccine candidate that it is developing with Indonesian state-owned peer Bio Farma.
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  • Experimental COVID-19 vaccine prevents severe disease in mice

    1 month ago - By ScienceDaily

    Researchers have created a COVID-19 vaccine candidate from a replicating virus. This experimental vaccine has proven effective at preventing pneumonia in mice.
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  • Study of 300 COVID-19 patients shows efficacy of convalescent plasma therapy

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    A preliminary analysis of an ongoing study of more than 300 COVID-19 patients treated with convalescent plasma therapy at Houston Methodist suggests the treatment is safe and effective.
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  • Continuing Preventive Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic

    1 month ago - By Medscape

    The American Society for Preventive Cardiology provides several recommendations on how clinicians can continue outpatient care and mitigate effects from lapses in health care.
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  • Florida chosen for coronavirus vaccine test program run by the CDC

    1 month ago - By Orlando Sentinel

    Florida, which has endured a surge of coronavirus infections this summer, will participate in a COVID-19 vaccine pilot program with the federal government but few details have been released about how it will work.
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  • Experimental vaccine effective at preventing pneumonia in COVID-19-infected mice

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    An experimental vaccine is effective at preventing pneumonia in mice infected with the COVID-19 virus, according to a study from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.
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