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COVID-19 origins : China rejects WHO proposal to return to Wuhan | Coronavirus pandemic News

[ad_1] Officials deny claims China’s response has lacked transparency and insist laboratory leak ‘extremely unlikely’. China has rejected a proposal from the World Health Organization (WHO) that the expert team investigating the origins of COVID-19 should return to the sites in China where the coronavirus first emerged, saying researchers should …

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EU regulator begins rolling review of Sanofi’s new coronavirus vaccine – POLITICO

[ad_1] France is back in the vaccine race after the European Medicines Agency announced today it would begin assessing early data supporting Sanofi’s coronavirus vaccine. France’s hopes of developing a working vaccine were derailed at the end of 2020 when Sanofi announced its original vaccine candidate failed to produce a …

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WHO proposes fresh coronavirus mission to China and lab audits | Coronavirus pandemic News

[ad_1] WHO chief sets out five priorities for next stage of probe into the origins of COVID-19. The World Health Organization has said the second stage of an investigation into the origins of coronavirus should include further studies in China and lab “audits”. In a closed-door briefing to member states …

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WHO chief says it was ‘premature’ to rule out COVID lab leak

[ad_1] BERLIN (AP) — The head of the World Health Organization acknowledged it was premature to rule out a potential link between the COVID-19 pandemic and a laboratory leak, and he said Thursday he is asking China to be more transparent as scientists search for the origins of the coronavirus. …

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China reports 29 new coronavirus cases for July 12 vs 27 a day ago

[ad_1] FILE PHOTO: Passengers wearing protective suits (PPE) line up to board their plane for an international flight at Hong Kong airport amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), China July 9, 2021. REUTERS/Thomas Peter BEIJING (Reuters) – China reported on Tuesday 29 new confirmed coronavirus cases in the …

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Indonesia short on oxygen, seeks help as virus cases soar

[ad_1] JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Just two months ago, Indonesia was coming to a gasping India’s aid with thousands tanks of oxygen. Today, the Southeast Asia country is running out of oxygen as it endures a devastating wave of coronavirus cases and the government is seeking emergency supplies from other …

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These are some of the new top 5 Covid symptoms

[ad_1] PeopleImages | E+ | Getty Images LONDON — When the coronavirus pandemic first emerged in early 2020, governments quickly put out information on what symptoms to look out for, little knowing then that much of the transmission was asymptomatic. The public was told to look out for a high …

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China vaccine efficacy: Some countries using Sinovac and Sinopharm are still seeing Covid-19 cases

[ad_1] What links these countries is that they have each fully inoculated more than 50% of their populations, largely with Chinese-made coronavirus vaccines. And that’s raised questions over the vaccines’ efficacy. If the Chinese vaccines aren’t working, that’s a huge problem — and not just from a health perspective. Beijing …

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China reports 18 new COVID-19 cases vs 21 a day earlier

[ad_1] FILE PHOTO: People line up at a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) mobile vaccination unit in Beijing, China, April 14, 2021. REUTERS/Thomas Peter BEIJING (Reuters) – Mainland China reported 18 new cases of COVID-19 on June 28, compared with 21 a day earlier, the national health authority said. All of the …

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