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Oxford University plans to recruit 10,000 more volunteers for trials of potential vaccine

Oxford University and AstraZeneca plan to recruit around 10,000 adults and children in Britain for trials of an experimental coronavirus vaccine which on Thursday received US backing worth up to $1.2 ...

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US secures 300m doses of Oxford University's potential COVID-19 vaccine

The United States has secured almost a third of the first 1 billion doses planned for AstraZeneca's experimental COVID-19 vaccine by pledging up to $1.2 billion, as world powers scramble for ...

Small bottles labeled with "Vaccine" stickers stand near a medical syringe in front of displayed "Coronavirus COVID-19" words in this illustration.

Thai scientists expect COVID-19 vaccine next year after tests in mice

Thailand expects to have a vaccine for the novel coronavirus ready next year, a senior official said on Wednesday, after finding positive trial results in mice.

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Trump threatens to permanently halt WHO funding, review US membership

US president Donald Trump threatened on Monday to permanently halt funding for the World Health Organization (WHO) if it did not commit to improvements within 30 days, and to reconsider his country's ...

U.S. President Trump hosts coronavirus response event with restaurant executives and industry leaders at the White House in Washington.

Trump taking hydroxychloroquine to keep safe from COVID-19 despite medical warning

US president Donald Trump, in a surprise announcement, said on Monday he is taking hydroxychloroquine as a preventive medicine against the coronavirus despite medical warnings about the use of the ...

US president Donald Trump watches workers on the assembly line manufacturing protective masks for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak during a tour of a Honeywell manufacturing facility in Phoenix, Arizona, US, 5 May 2020.

New China drug can stop pandemic 'without vaccine': Scientists

A Chinese laboratory has been developing a drug it believes has the power to bring the coronavirus pandemic to a halt.

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Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine appears safe in humans

Moderna Inc's experimental COVID-19 vaccine, the first to be tested in the United States, produced protective antibodies in a small group of healthy volunteers, according to very early data released ...

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