• Turkey says to export fast-results coronavirus detection kit

    3 days ago - By Reuters

    Turkey will in coming days export to Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan locally-produced coronavirus detection kits that can get results in about two hours, its health minister said on Friday.
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  • Coronavirus Live Updates: China Says 1,700 Medical Workers Have Been Infected

    3 days ago - By New York Times

    Six of the workers have died, the government said on Friday. It was the first time officials have disclosed the number.
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  • Opinion: The coronavirus outbreak exposes the U.S.'s pharma supply chain vulnerability

    3 days ago - By STAT

    In the 21st century, Americans have found it far too easy to be complacent about public health emergencies like the ongoing coronavirus outbreak of the newly named Covid-19 that began in China and has since spread to other countries, including the U.S.
    To be fair, it has been more than 50 years since the last federal quarantine was issued, to control a deadly smallpox outbreak. A half-century gap is bound to instill a false sense of security, even when taking more recent threats into consideration.
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  • Coronavirus inflicts growing toll on China's health workers

    3 days ago - By Reuters

    A new coronavirus has taken a growing toll of Chinese health workers on the front line of the fight to stop it, a top official said on Friday, as authorities reported more than 5,000 new cases, including more than 120 deaths.
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  • China says 1,716 health workers infected by coronavirus, six dead

    3 days ago - By Reuters

    A senior Chinese health official said on Friday 1,716 health workers have been infected by the coronavirus and six of them have died.
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  • China says 1,716 health workers infected by coronavirus

    3 days ago - By Reuters

    China National Health Commission Vice Minister Zeng Yixin said on Friday that 1,716 health workers have been infected by the coronavirus and six of them have died as of Tuesday.
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