• By Reuters   -   May 28, 2020

    LABCORP TIES UP WITH SOFTWARE PROVIDER TO EXPAND VIRTUAL CLINICAL TRIALS

    Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings said on Thursday it was partnering with software provider Medable to speed up the adoption...

    Drop, healthNews
  • By Reuters   -   May 28, 2020

    INDONESIA TO KEEP PRESCRIBING TWO MALARIA DRUGS FOR COVID-19 DESPITE BANS IN EUROPE

    Indonesia will continue to prescribe two anti-malaria drugs for coronavirus patients but monitor their use closely, a spokesman for...

    Drugs, healthNews
  • By Reuters   -   May 28, 2020

    CVS HEALTH TO OPEN LAST OF 1,000 DRIVE-THRU COVID-19 TESTING SITES

    CVS Health Corp said on Thursday it would open more COVID-19 testing sites at some of its pharmacy drive-thru locations, completing...

    Plan, Legs, Health, healthNews
  • By Reuters   -   May 28, 2020

    GSK AIMS FOR ONE BILLION DOSES OF BOOSTER AS COVID-19 VACCINE RACE HEATS UP

    GSK , the world's largest vaccine maker, laid out plans on Thursday to produce 1 billion doses of vaccine efficacy boosters for COVID-19...

    Vaccination, Plan, healthNews
  • By Reuters   -   May 28, 2020

    OXFORD BIOMEDICA INKS DEAL TO MAKE ASTRAZENECA'S POTENTIAL COVID-19 VACCINE

    Britain's Oxford BioMedica has agreed with AstraZeneca to manufacture the drugmaker's experimental COVID-19 vaccine, the cell therapy...

    Vaccination, healthNews
  • By Reuters   -   May 28, 2020

    LABCORP TO WORK WITH SOFTWARE PROVIDER FOR VIRTUAL CLINICAL TRIALS

    Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings said on Thursday it was collaborating with software provider Medable to accelerate adoption...

    healthNews
  • By Reuters   -   May 28, 2020

    MODERNA EXTENDS LIPIDS DEAL TO BOOST COVID-19 VACCINE CANDIDATE OUTPUT

    Moderna Inc has extended a deal to secure large volumes of the lipids used to produce its experimental COVID-19 vaccine as the U.S....

    Vaccination, healthNews
  • By Reuters   -   May 28, 2020

    WHO OFFICIAL: EUROPEAN DEATHS SPIKE SINCE MARCH LINKED TO COVID-19

    About 159,000 more people in 24 European countries have died since early March than would have ordinarily been expected, a World Health...

    Health, healthNews
  • By Reuters   -   May 28, 2020

    WHO OFFICIAL: SPIKE IN EUROPEAN DEATHS SINCE MARCH LINKED TO COVID-19

    About 159,000 more people in 24 European countries have died since early March than would have ordinarily been expected, a World Health...

    Health, healthNews
  • By Reuters   -   May 28, 2020

    CORONAVIRUS PATIENTS FLOOD HOSPITALS IN INDONESIA'S SECOND-LARGEST CITY

    Hospitals in Indonesia's second largest city of Surabaya have been overwhelmed by a surge of new coronavirus cases, forcing them to...

    Hospital, healthNews
  • By Reuters   -   May 28, 2020

    AFRICA HIT BY SUSTAINED COMMUNITY SPREAD OF CORONAVIRUS: DISEASE CENTRE

    Cases of community transmission of the new coronavirus are growing in Africa, particularly in Ethiopia, and a new strategy for testing...

    healthNews
  • By Reuters   -   May 28, 2020

    EXCLUSIVE: GSK SAYS SCIENCE DOES NOT LINK PANDEMIC H1N1 FLU VACCINE TO SLEEP DISORDER

    British drugmaker GSK said on Thursday that its previous flu pandemic vaccine, which used some of the same ingredients as COVID-19...

    Sleep, Vaccination, Flu, Exclusive, healthNews
  • By Reuters   -   May 28, 2020

    NO PREFERENTIAL ACCESS TO THEMIS' POTENTIAL COVID-19 VACCINE: CEO

    Nobody will get preferential access to a potential COVID-19 drug developed by vaccine maker Themis Bioscience, which is being bought...

    Vaccination, Drugs, healthNews
  • By Reuters   -   May 28, 2020

    SOUTH KOREA CORONAVIRUS SPIKE STIRS SECOND WAVE CONCERN, SOCIAL DISTANCING CRACKDOWN

    South Korea reported 79 new coronavirus cases on Thursday, the most in nearly eight weeks, triggering the return of tougher social...

    healthNews
  • By Reuters   -   May 28, 2020

    AMID LOCKDOWN, KENYAN MEDICAL STARTUP BRINGS CLINIC TO YOUR HOME

    Nathalie Maikere sat at her dining table, her two children playing video games a few feet away, as a doctor in a lab coat unpacked...

    Children, healthNews
  • By Reuters   -   May 28, 2020

    INDONESIA REPORTS 687 NEW CORONAVIRUS CASES, 23 DEATHS

    Indonesia reported 687 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of infections in the Southeast Asian country to 24,538, a health...

    Health, healthNews
  • By Reuters   -   May 28, 2020

    MALAYSIA REPORTS 10 NEW CORONAVIRUS CASES WITH NO NEW DEATHS

    Malaysian health authorities reported on Thursday 10 new coronavirus cases, raising the cumulative total to 7,629 cases.

    Health, healthNews
  • By Reuters   -   May 28, 2020

    FRENCH CARMAKER PSA TO MAKE SURGICAL MASKS AT MULHOUSE SITE

    French carmaker PSA said on Thursday that it would start manufacturing surgical masks at its site in Mulhouse in eastern France from...

    healthNews
  • By Reuters   -   May 28, 2020

    PHILIPPINES CONFIRMS 539 NEW CORONAVIRUS CASES, LARGEST SINGLE-DAY INCREASE

    The Philippines' health ministry on Thursday reported 17 more novel coronavirus deaths and 539 new infections, the largest number of...

    Health, healthNews
  • By Reuters   -   May 28, 2020

    GSK AIMS FOR 1 BILLION DOSES WITH COVID VACCINE BOOSTER PLAN

    Britain's GlaxoSmithKline laid out plans on Thursday to produce 1 billion doses of vaccine efficacy boosters, or adjuvants, next year...

    Vaccination, Plan, healthNews