Biotechnology

Dr. Scott Gottlieb says he thinks the worst of the U.S. coronavirus epidemic ‘will be over by January’

The worst of the U.S. coronavirus outbreak will end by January either with a vaccine or because enough people in the country will have already … Read more

Senate holds hearing on Trump administration’s Operation Warp Speed to develop coronavirus vaccine

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Official U.S. coronavirus death toll is ‘substantial undercount’: Yale study

A man who died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is wrapped in a body bag at the United Memorial Medical Center’s coronavirus disease (COVID-19) intensive … Read more

U.S. reports a record 50,000 new cases in a day

California, Michigan and New York City became the latest areas on Wednesday to pause some aspects of their reopening efforts as new cases spike across … Read more

European stocks and U.S. futures climb ahead of eagerly awaited jobs data

European stocks and U.S. futures climbed early on Thursday, as investors anticipated encouraging jobs data and held on to hopes of a vaccine. The pan-European … Read more

Pfizer stock jumps after it reports positive data in early stage coronavirus vaccine trial

Pfizer shares jumped more than 3% Wednesday after it released positive results from its closely watched early-stage human trial of a coronavirus vaccine. The trial evaluated 45 … Read more

Texas reports record number of new coronavirus cases, extends surgery ban

Doctors and nurses wearing protective gear treat a patient in the Covid-19 intensive care unit (ICU) at the United Memorial Medical Center (UMMC) in Houston, … Read more

Coronavirus Vaccine Candidate from Pfizer, BioNTech Produces Positive Results in Early Study

Researchers said an experimental coronavirus vaccine from Pfizer Inc. and partner BioNTech SE showed promising signs of working in an early-stage study. Healthy adult volunteers … Read more