March 26 (UPI) — Pharma giant GlaxoSmithKline announced Friday that it has asked U.S. regulators to approve a new antibody treatment for COVID-19 it’s been…View More GSK asks FDA to approve antibody treatment against COVID-19, variants
B.1.351 may sound sweet to a molecular epidemiologist, but what’s the alternative, other than stigmatizing geographical names? 20H/501Y.V2. VOC 202012/02. B.1.351. Those were the charming…View More Why Do Virus Variants Have Such Weird Names?
Reuters Scientists are developing booster jabs to tackle Covid-19 variants, a health minister says, amid concerns about the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine’s efficacy against the South Africa…View More Covid: Scientists developing vaccine boosters to tackle variants
Getty Images Moderna’s Covid vaccine appears to work against new, more infectious variants of the pandemic virus found in the UK and South Africa, say…View More Moderna vaccine appears to work against variants
The introduction of “COVID hotels” and other curbs on international travel are to be discussed by senior ministers on Monday. It comes after Prime Minister…View More Quarantine hotels and other international travel curbs: What the UK may do to stop COVID variants
All travel corridors will close from Monday, meaning everyone arriving in the UK will have to self-isolate. The tighter border restrictions unveiled by Boris Johnson…View More All UK travel corridors to close from Monday to keep out new variants