By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Swedish Public Health Agency reports up to and including 10 January, a total of approximately 80,000 people had been vaccinated against COVID-19 in Sweden. There...

Biotechnology company pioneering messenger RNA (mRNA) therapeutics and vaccines, Moderna, announced today  that it is expanding its pipeline of innovative vaccines with three new development...

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Molecular diagnostics company, LexaGene, announced that it has initiated a program that uses the rapid configurability of the MiQLab™ system to investigate novel variants of SARS-CoV-2,...

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By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 A new study published in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) journal, Emerging Infectious Diseases, estimates an average of ≈476,000 patients...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Earlier this week, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced reaching the “100,000 cases milestone”, with 100,087 confirmed cases and 1,358...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Philippines Department of Health (DOH) confirmed the detection of the first case of B.1.1.7. SARS-CoV-2 (UK) variant in the country. The DOH announced...

By Robert Herriman @bactiman63 Researchers from the University of Florida in a new study report the mosquito, Aedes scapularis is now established in mainland Florida in Broward and...

In late 2018 into early 2019, an outbreak of a form of hantavirus called Andes virus, swept through a small town in Argentina infecting 34 and killing 11. Researchers led by a team...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Members of the Gorilla Troop at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park tested positive for coronavirus and were quarantined, in the first known case of Covid-19 transmission...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Health officials in Chicago and the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced the first case in Illinois of the SARS-CoV-2 variant B.1.1.7...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Peru has reported 56,394 total dengue fever cases in 2020, making it the worst dengue epidemic since 2017, when the virus infected over 68,000 people. 88...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Swedish Public Health Agency reports up to and including 10 January, a total of approximately 80,000 people had been vaccinated against COVID-19 in Sweden. There...