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The WHO appoints a new team of scientists to investigate the origin of the coronavirus

The WHO appoints a new team of scientists to investigate the origin of the coronavirus

The World Health Organization has unveiled the team of scientists who will take on the gnarly task of studying how the coronavirus that causes Covi ...
No evidence that an Ivory Coast patient had Ebola virus, says the WHO

No evidence that an Ivory Coast patient had Ebola virus, says the WHO

New tests have found no evidence that the woman in Ivory Coast who tested positive for Ebola earlier this month actually had the virus, the World H ...

WHO forms new group of experts to continue research into the origins of Covid in Wuhan

The World Health Organization has set up a new group of experts to continue research into the origins of the coronavirus in Wuhan ...
China’s new ambassador to the USA calls for Covid-19 cooperation

China’s new ambassador to the USA calls for Covid-19 cooperation

Cheng Xiaohe, professor of international relations at Renmin University, said Qin's reputation outside of China was that of a tough diplomat, but ...
Twitter trends ‘ivermectin’ after controversy over anti-parasite drug

Twitter trends ‘ivermectin’ after controversy over anti-parasite drug

Amid news that Oxford will conduct a study on the efficacy and safety of the drug "Ivermectin" to treat COVID-19, controversy has ...
Coronavirus: France drops masks, cases increase in Africa and January to lift the state of emergency

Coronavirus: France drops masks, cases increase in Africa and January to lift the state of emergency

Highly contagious variants of coronavirus are fueling a surge in infections in Africa, the World Health Organization warned on Thursday, while more ...
Coronavirus: exemption of emergency vaccines from late-stage clinical trials, Chinese health officials urge WHO

Coronavirus: exemption of emergency vaccines from late-stage clinical trials, Chinese health officials urge WHO

A senior Chinese health official has urged the World Health Organization to include late-stage human studies as a criterion for the coronavirus vac ...
Coronavirus: China meets nations that “hoard” vaccines during the BRICS talks

Coronavirus: China meets nations that “hoard” vaccines during the BRICS talks

The Chinese foreign minister has accused some developed countries of “hoarding” Covid-19 vaccines, but praised the BRICS bloc for doing the opposit ...