Pfizer and BioNTech Announce Positive Test With Their Covid-19 Vaccine | Companies

The US pharmaceutical company Pfizer and the German firm BioNTech announced positive results in their initial human trials with the coronavirus vaccine they are working on Wednesday. The study included 45 adults ages 18 to 55 and tested different doses of the vaccine, which the companies say produced higher antibodies than patients who have recovered […]

Three more Russian regions relaxed restrictions due to COVID-19 pandemic :: Society :: RBC

Astrakhan, Russia (Photo: Maxim Korotchenko / TASS) The authorities of Sevastopol, the Astrakhan region and the Republic of Karelia announced the gradual removal of restrictions due to the spread of coronavirus, follows from reports on government websites. In the Astrakhan region, the regime of universal self-isolation has been canceled since May 16, Governor Igor Babushkin […]

WHO head announces meeting of emergency committee on coronavirus :: Society :: RBC

Photo: Getty Images The World Health Organization (WHO) Coronavirus Emergency Committee will meet on April 30. This was stated by head of the organization Tedros Adhan Gebreyesus at a briefing available on the WHO Twitter page. “I will hold the emergency committee again tomorrow because it has been almost three months since we declared the […]