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Biden team to meet with coronavirus vaccine makers this week

[ad_1] President-elect Joe Biden discusses protecting the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and his health care plans during a news conference in Wilmington, Delaware, November 10, 2020. Jonathan Ernst | Reuters President-elect Joe Biden’s coronavirus advisors will meet with the leading drug companies developing coronavirus vaccines this week, Ron Klain, Biden’s …

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Top Biden advisor says national lockdown ‘measure of last resort’

[ad_1] Empty tables and chairs stand outside a restaurant on Jefferson Street at Fisherman’s Wharf in San Francisco, California, U.S., on Wednesday, July 8, 2020. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images A national lockdown of businesses and schools is a “measure of last resort,” even as cases continue to surge …

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Coronavirus emerged in Italy earlier than thought, study shows

[ad_1] A man wears a protective mask as he sits near the Colosseum, as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, in Rome, Italy November 12, 2020. Guglielmo Mangiapane | Reuters The new coronavirus was circulating in Italy since September 2019, a study by the National Cancer Institute (INT) …

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Trump says Covid vaccine won’t be delivered to New York

[ad_1] President Donald Trump said Friday that the U.S. government would not deliver a coronavirus vaccine to New York if and when one is available. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo “will have to let us know when he’s ready for it because otherwise, we can’t be delivering it to a …

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President-elect Joe Biden’s Covid advisors nix idea of U.S. lockdown to curb pandemic

[ad_1] Two of President-elect Joe Biden’s coronavirus advisors pushed back Friday on the idea of a national lockdown to suppress the coronavirus pandemic. “As a group, really the consensus is that we need a more nuanced approach,” Dr. Celine Gounder, who sits on the panel and is an infectious disease …

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Why Wisconsin is in ‘crisis mode’ amid surging coronavirus cases

[ad_1] Dr. Paul Casey, emergency department medical director at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay, Wisconsin, told CNBC that his state was in “crisis mode” as one in three Badger State residents has the coronavirus.  “All hospitals across the state are either at or nearing capacity,” Casey told “The News with …

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Biden Covid advisor says U.S. lockdown of 4 to 6 weeks could control pandemic and revive economy

[ad_1] Dr. Michael Osterholm, Regents Professor, McKnight Presidential Endowed Chair in Public Health, and director of the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy at the University of Minnesota, announced advances for COVID-19 testing in Minnesota, Wednesday, April 22, 2020 in St. Paul, MN. Glen Stubbe | Star Tribune | …

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