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Coronavirus: UK’s Covid crisis ‘will be over’ if vaccines still keep people out of hospital

Britain’s Covid crisis will be OVER if vaccines continue to keep infected patients out of hospital, top Oxford scientist says – but we’ll have to learn to live with the virus spreading because it isn’t going away Sir Andrew Pollard, chief of the Oxford Vaccine Group, said Covid would stop causing crisis if vaccines work… Read More »

With demand uncertain and its U.S. manufacturing in limbo, AstraZeneca still aims to seek FDA nod for COVID-19 vaccine

Its COVID-19 vaccine has been vilified and its manufacturing network has been questioned, but AstraZeneca is still planning to apply for emergency use authorization of its shot in the U.S., a company spokesman confirmed. A month ago, after AZ said its vaccine succeeded in phase 3 testing, an AstraZeneca executive said the company would apply for an emergency… Read More »

Antibody-based PrEP did not stop most types of HIV – but is still hailed as a ‘game changer’

Professor Larry Corey, principal researcher of the AMP studies, speaking at HIVR4P Two years ago, at the HIV Research for Prevention (HIVR4P) conference in Madrid, Professor Lynn Morris of the South African National Institute for Communicable Diseases made a prediction about the AMP (Antibody-Mediated Protection) studies. The two studies are the first large studies using injections every… Read More »