Pfizer reassures Europe over coronavirus vaccines as pandemic surges

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Pharma giant Pfizer tried to ease concerns in Europe about deliveries of its coronavirus vaccine as nations across the world…

Europe vaccine rollout shifts up a gear as supply worries linger

France and Russia prepared to beef up their coronavirus inoculation programmes from next week, even as authorities on Sunday sought…

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UK mulls enforced hotel quarantine for all travellers

Britain's government said on Sunday it is looking at requiring all incoming travellers to isolate in hotels, expanding on new…

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UK aims to give 1st COVID-19 shot to all adults by September

The U.K. government plans to offer a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine to every adult by September as the nation's…

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Austria extends lockdown to Feb. 7, toughens some measures

The Austrian government is extending the country's lockdown until Feb. 7 in a drive to push down still-high infection figures…

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Billions of Years Old, Lithium Still Has a Promising Future

The story behind "the most effective medication in psychiatry" is one of both serendipity and dogged persistence, but its utility…

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Smart Contact Lens Targets Vision Improvement

The device, which is like a smartphone in the eye, took home an award at the year's biggest tech conference,…

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Biden’s Federal Boost to Vaccine Rollout Is Critical to Speeding Inoculations

President-elect Joe Biden's plan to boost the COVID-19 vaccine rollout, including by spending $20 billion to create mass vaccination centers,…

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Biden Chooses Ex FDA Chief Kessler to Help Lead US Vaccine Drive

US President-elect Joe Biden has chosen David Kessler, the ex-head of the FDA, to help lead the COVID-19 vaccine push,…

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In-Person K-12 Classes Don’t Fuel COVID-19 Outbreaks, Study Says

At the beginning of December 2020, COVID-19 cases in counties with in-person schooling were similar to the rates in counties…

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