• We Can't Afford to Wait for COVID-19 Vaccines To Be Rolled Out. Here's What We Can Do to Curb the Virus Now

    10 days ago - By Time

    On Jan. 7, 2021, the U.S. hit another grim milestone, for the first time recording over 300,000 new cases of COVID-19 and over 4,000 deaths from the infection in one day. Across the country, hospitals and intensive care units are now under enormous strain trying to treat so many sick people. And if a new, more transmissible variant of SARS-CoV-2 , the virus that causes COVID-19, were to take hold in the U.S. as it has in the U.K., as seems plausible, our health system could pass its breaking point.
    It's all too easy to become numb to the toll and accept these daily figures as a new normal...
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  • Moderna to develop three new mRNA-based vaccines against HIV, influenza, and the Nipah virus

    10 days ago - By News Medical

    Morderna has announced plans to develop a range of new mRNA-based vaccines against other viruses, including the influenza virus, human immunodeficiency virus , and the Nipah virus.
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