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Coronavirus: Stemirna gets ready for China’s own mRNA Covid-19 vaccine as global multi-site human trials kick off

Coronavirus: Stemirna gets ready for China’s own mRNA Covid-19 vaccine as global multi-site human trials kick off

Stemirna Thereutics is preparing to launch a global multi-site human trials of its Covid-19 vaccine soon as the firm pushes for the second Chinese- ...
Coronavirus: French anti-vaccine convoy heads towards Brussels

Coronavirus: French anti-vaccine convoy heads towards Brussels

Around three hundred vehicles taking part in a Canada-style protest convoy against Covid-19 regulations arrived in Lille, northern France, on Sunda ...
New York City set to fire 3,000 staff for defying vaccine mandates

New York City set to fire 3,000 staff for defying vaccine mandates

New York City was poised to sack roughly 3,000 municipal workers on Friday for failing to meet a deadline to get vaccinated agains ...
Hong Kong’s Covid-19 measures must be driven by scientific fact, not fear

Hong Kong’s Covid-19 measures must be driven by scientific fact, not fear

More than two years into the Covid-19 pandemic, and with yet more measures being introduced by the Hong Kong government, it seems like we're in a p ...
Coronavirus: NZ protester suspected heart attack during ‘freedom convoy’ at parliament

Coronavirus: NZ protester suspected heart attack during ‘freedom convoy’ at parliament

An anti-mandate protester at Parliament is believed to have suffered a heart attack Saturday evening. A spokesperson for Wellington Free Ambulance ...
Coronavirus: UK PM to lift all Covid curbs;  Prince Charles tests positive;  Sweden declares pandemic over

Coronavirus: UK PM to lift all Covid curbs; Prince Charles tests positive; Sweden declares pandemic over

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson plans to scr self-isolation rules for people in England who test positive for Covid-19, ending the last of the pand ...

Vaccine maker Pfizer faces accusations of ‘pandemic profiteering’ as profits double

In 2021, Pfizer's annual profits were more than double what they were in 2020. The company brought in $22 billion in profits in 20 ...
China’s other big vaccine battle: HPV shots and the extreme women have to go to get them

China’s other big vaccine battle: HPV shots and the extreme women have to go to get them

Despite working in a hospital, surgical nurse Sophie Li found getting protected against the human pillomavirus (HPV) a “difficult victory”.Three ye ...