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WHO temporarily halts hydroxychloroquine, chloroquine trials for coronavirus treatments pending safety review

WHO temporarily halts hydroxychloroquine, chloroquine trials for coronavirus treatments pending safety review

The World Health Organization said it will temporarily halt global trials of hydroxychloroquine – the malaria drug President Trump said he is taking to prevent [...] Read full article: WHO temporarily halts hydroxychloroquine...→

WHO temporarily halts hydroxychloroquine, chloroquine trials for coronavirus treatments pending safety review

WHO temporarily halts hydroxychloroquine, chloroquine trials for coronavirus treatments pending safety review

The World Health Organization said it will temporarily halt global trials of hydroxychloroquine – the malaria drug President Trump said he is taking to prevent [...] Read full article: WHO temporarily halts hydroxychloroquine...→

MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization plan over coronavirus-induced deficit

MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization plan over coronavirus-induced deficit

The MTA has put its $51.5 billion modernization plan on indefinite hold — and may cut wages and jobs to cope with its $10 billion two-year coronavirus-induced [...] Read full article: MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization pl...→

Gilead to Begin Human Trials for the Inhaled Version of Coronavirus Drug Remdesivir

Gilead to Begin Human Trials for the Inhaled Version of Coronavirus Drug Remdesivir

Gilead Sciences will begin human trials for an inhaled version of its antiviral drug remdesivir in August, the biotech company said Monday. Remdesivir, which w [...] Read full article: Gilead to Begin Human Trials for the Inh...→

U.S. halts test of Trump-touted hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 patients

U.S. halts test of Trump-touted hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 patients

President Donald Trump had promoted the drug as a potential treatment, saying in March it could turn out to be "one of the biggest game changers in the history [...] Read full article: U.S. halts test of Trump-touted hydroxyc...→

Novartis halts hydroxychloroquine trial after FDA yanks approval

Novartis halts hydroxychloroquine trial after FDA yanks approval

A Swiss pharmaceutical company has stopped a clinical trial for hydroxychloroquine — a decision that comes days after the FDA yanked its emergency approval to [...] Read full article: Novartis halts hydroxychloroquine trial ...→

Santa Clara County temporarily extends $0 bail for low-level offenses, restarts jury trials

Santa Clara County temporarily extends $0 bail for low-level offenses, restarts jury trials

The move comes about a week after California justices rescinded the statewide bail schedule last week, giving lower courts discretion to continue it. Read full article: Santa Clara County temporarily extends $...→

Human trials to start on coronavirus drug derived from cow blood

Human trials to start on coronavirus drug derived from cow blood

A South Dakota company is preparing to start human trials of a pioneering coronavirus treatment derived from the plasma of cows, according to a report. Read full article: Human trials to start on coronavirus dru...→

Colorado jury trials delayed until August as state recovers from coronavirus pandemic

Colorado jury trials delayed until August as state recovers from coronavirus pandemic

As Colorado businesses and government agencies slowly return to work, citizens in most of the state will not be asked to serve on a state jury until at least A [...] Read full article: Colorado jury trials delayed until Augus...→

Md. scientists want to study whether polio vaccine temporarily halts COVID-19 spread | WTOP

Two scientists from Maryland are pursuing funding to determine whether the vaccine used against polio could offer temporary protection against COVID-19. Read full article: Md. scientists want to study whether pol...→

U.S. revokes emergency use of hydroxychloroquine, malaria drugs vs. coronavirus

U.S. revokes emergency use of hydroxychloroquine, malaria drugs vs. coronavirus

U.S. regulators on Monday revoked emergency authorization for malaria drugs promoted by President Donald Trump for treating COVID-19 amid growing evidence they [...] Read full article: U.S. revokes emergency use of hydroxychl...→

Airbnb host boasting about coronavirus 'immunity' has rental temporarily shut down

Airbnb host boasting about coronavirus 'immunity' has rental temporarily shut down

Airbnb host Martin Eaton thought he had a golden ticket, but the short-term rental marketplace demoted him to bronze. Read full article: Airbnb host boasting about coronavirus '...→

First Coronavirus Antibody Cocktail Begins Human Trials

First Coronavirus Antibody Cocktail Begins Human Trials

The first U.S. human trial of an antibody to combat COVID-19 is currently underway in several sites across the country. Read full article: First Coronavirus Antibody Cocktail Begi...→

USC Doctor: Widespread Testing, Promising Treatments Will Help Control Second Spike Of Coronavirus Infections

USC Doctor: Widespread Testing, Promising Treatments Will Help Control Second Spike Of Coronavirus Infections

Dr. Raj Dasgupta says the outlook from a public health standpoint is very different how things looked even three months prior, in spite of infections being on [...] Read full article: USC Doctor: Widespread Testing, Promisin...→

Drugmakers use the media to tout coronavirus treatments that are still under review

Drugmakers use the media to tout coronavirus treatments that are still under review

Call it science by press release — a tactic that pharmaceutical companies are increasingly relying upon to set their experimental vaccines apart. Read full article: Drugmakers use the media to tout coronav...→

Coronavirus treatments and vaccines will only work if they are affordable | Opinion

Coronavirus treatments and vaccines will only work if they are affordable | Opinion

Americans have good reason to be skeptical that Big Pharma will be our savior in this crisis—unless our fellow Republicans and Democrats in Congress intervene. Read full article: Coronavirus treatments and vaccines will...→

Hydroxychloroquine maker stops enrolling COVID-19 patients in trials

Hydroxychloroquine maker stops enrolling COVID-19 patients in trials

That dealt a major blow to hopes for a treatment, touted by U.S. President Donald Trump, as drugmakers and governments race to find ways to treat patients and [...] Read full article: Hydroxychloroquine maker stops enrolling...→

US halts hydroxychloroquine testing in COVID-19 patients

US halts hydroxychloroquine testing in COVID-19 patients

Earlier this week, the World Health Organization said testing of hydroxychloroquine in its large multi-country trial of treatments for COVID-19 patients had be [...] Read full article: US halts hydroxychloroquine testing in C...→

Apple to temporarily re-close 11 stores over coronavirus outbreaks

Apple to temporarily re-close 11 stores over coronavirus outbreaks

Apple’s decision shows that larger corporations are sometimes going further than government officials in exercising caution over public health risks. Read full article: Apple to temporarily re-close 11 stores ...→

Hydroxychloroquine halted in WHO-sponsored COVID-19 trials

But there's good news for Abbott Labs in the World Health Organization's ongoing search for treatments. Read full article: Hydroxychloroquine halted in WHO-sponsor...→

Chinese coronavirus vaccine trials show promising results

Chinese coronavirus vaccine trials show promising results

The novel coronavirus pandemic can’t be stopped without proper treatment. Just look at the global curve, which is anything but flat. The past few weeks brought [...] Read full article: Chinese coronavirus vaccine trials show ...→

Amazon Temporarily Halts Police Use Of Facial Recognition Software Until It Can Perfect ‘Other Faces You Might Be Interested In’ Feature

Amazon Temporarily Halts Police Use Of Facial Recognition Software Until It Can Perfect ‘Other Faces You Might Be Interested In’ Feature

SEATTLE—Suspending the service subscribed to by more than 1,350 police departments nationwide, Amazon announced this week it would halt use of its facial recog [...] Read full article: Amazon Temporarily Halts Police Use Of F...→

Fake Coronavirus Test Kits, Treatments Seized From Baltimore Port

Fake Coronavirus Test Kits, Treatments Seized From Baltimore Port

Federal agents have seized more than 14,000 COVID-19 treatment capsules and dozens of testing kits, saying the items were all imported from China and are fake. [...] Read full article: Fake Coronavirus Test Kits, Treatments S...→

J&J moves up start of coronavirus vaccine human trials to July - amNewYork

BY JULIE STEENHUYSEN AND SAUMYA JOSEPH Johnson & Johnson moved up the start of human clinical trials for its experimental vaccine against the highly Read full article: J&J moves up start of coronavirus vaccin...→

Study: Hydroxychloroquine doesn’t prevent coronavirus, or cause serious harm

Study: Hydroxychloroquine doesn’t prevent coronavirus, or cause serious harm

Hydroxychloroquine, a malaria drug President Donald Trump took to try to prevent COVID-19, proved ineffective for that in the first large, high-quality study t [...] Read full article: Study: Hydroxychloroquine doesn’t preven...→

A dozen Texas bars temporarily lose alcohol permits for allegedly breaking coronavirus protocols

A dozen Texas bars temporarily lose alcohol permits for allegedly breaking coronavirus protocols

(CNN) — The Texas Alcohol Beverage Commission has temporarily suspended the alcohol permits of 12 bars in Texas after they were found to be in... Read full article: A dozen Texas bars temporarily lose alco...→

Federal Agency Halts Studies of Hydroxychloroquine, Drug Trump Promoted

Federal Agency Halts Studies of Hydroxychloroquine, Drug Trump Promoted

The National Institutes of Health decided to stop one trial because the drug was unlikely to benefit patients, and another because not enough people enrolled. Read full article: Federal Agency Halts Studies of Hydroxyc...→

Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal Agency Just Halted Funding for New Lung Treatments.

Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal Agency Just Halted Funding for New Lung Treatments.

The shift, quietly disclosed on a government website, highlights how the Trump administration is favoring development of vaccines over treatments for the sicke [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal...→

WHO Stops Testing Hydroxychloroquine as Coronavirus Treatment

WHO Stops Testing Hydroxychloroquine as Coronavirus Treatment

The World Health Organization has ceased testing hydroxychloroquine, an anti-malaria drug, as a treatment for the coronavirus, saying that “no apparent benefic [...] Read full article: WHO Stops Testing Hydroxychloroquine as ...→

WHO stops hydroxychloroquine trial, after review finds no 'apparent' benefit for coronavirus treatment

WHO stops hydroxychloroquine trial, after review finds no 'apparent' benefit for coronavirus treatment

The World Health Organization announced Wednesday that it's ending its trial for hydroxychloroquine, a malaria drug once touted by President Trump to treat the [...] Read full article: WHO stops hydroxychloroquine trial, afte...→

Coronavirus vaccine development on fast track, clinical trials set for July

Coronavirus vaccine development on fast track, clinical trials set for July

Coronavirus vaccine development is running full steam ahead as two candidates are on the fast track to clinical trials that will begin in July, offering hope f [...] Read full article: Coronavirus vaccine development on fast ...→

Johnson & Johnson says coronavirus vaccine's human trials moved up to July

Johnson & Johnson says coronavirus vaccine's human trials moved up to July

Johnson & Johnson, the largest health care company in the world, has bumped the start of human trials for its potential coronavirus vaccine by two months to be [...] Read full article: Johnson & Johnson says coronavirus vacci...→

Johnson and Johnson says human trials on coronavirus vaccine to start in July, not September

Johnson and Johnson says human trials on coronavirus vaccine to start in July, not September

Pharmaceutical giant Johnson and Johnson said Wednesday it will accelerate the development of its COVID-19 vaccine by launching human trials in late July inste [...] Read full article: Johnson and Johnson says human trials on...→

BayCare taking part in several clinical trials to find treatments, cure for COVID-19

BayCare taking part in several clinical trials to find treatments, cure for COVID-19

BayCare is joining researchers around the world to take part in COVID-19 clinical trials for patients in the bay area. Read full article: BayCare taking part in several clinical ...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Sends Two Million Hydroxychloroquine Doses to Brazil

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Sends Two Million Hydroxychloroquine Doses to Brazil

The two countries are studying whether the drug is safe and effective for the prevention and early treatment of Covid-19. And protests in the United States hav [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Sends Two...→

MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization plan over coronavirus-induced deficit

MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization plan over coronavirus-induced deficit

The MTA has put its $51.5 billion modernization plan on indefinite hold — and may cut wages and jobs to cope with its $10 billion two-year coronavirus-induced [...] Read full article: MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization pl...→

A dozen Texas bars temporarily lose alcohol permits for allegedly breaking coronavirus protocols

A dozen Texas bars temporarily lose alcohol permits for allegedly breaking coronavirus protocols

(CNN) — The Texas Alcohol Beverage Commission has temporarily suspended the alcohol permits of 12 bars in Texas after they were found to be in... Read full article: A dozen Texas bars temporarily lose alco...→

U.S. halts test of Trump-touted hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 patients

U.S. halts test of Trump-touted hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 patients

President Donald Trump had promoted the drug as a potential treatment, saying in March it could turn out to be "one of the biggest game changers in the history [...] Read full article: U.S. halts test of Trump-touted hydroxyc...→

Apple to temporarily re-close 11 stores over coronavirus outbreaks

Apple to temporarily re-close 11 stores over coronavirus outbreaks

Apple’s decision shows that larger corporations are sometimes going further than government officials in exercising caution over public health risks. Read full article: Apple to temporarily re-close 11 stores ...→

Santa Clara County temporarily extends $0 bail for low-level offenses, restarts jury trials

Santa Clara County temporarily extends $0 bail for low-level offenses, restarts jury trials

The move comes about a week after California justices rescinded the statewide bail schedule last week, giving lower courts discretion to continue it. Read full article: Santa Clara County temporarily extends $...→

WHO Stops Testing Hydroxychloroquine as Coronavirus Treatment

WHO Stops Testing Hydroxychloroquine as Coronavirus Treatment

The World Health Organization has ceased testing hydroxychloroquine, an anti-malaria drug, as a treatment for the coronavirus, saying that “no apparent benefic [...] Read full article: WHO Stops Testing Hydroxychloroquine as ...→

Colorado jury trials delayed until August as state recovers from coronavirus pandemic

Colorado jury trials delayed until August as state recovers from coronavirus pandemic

As Colorado businesses and government agencies slowly return to work, citizens in most of the state will not be asked to serve on a state jury until at least A [...] Read full article: Colorado jury trials delayed until Augus...→

U.S. revokes emergency use of hydroxychloroquine, malaria drugs vs. coronavirus

U.S. revokes emergency use of hydroxychloroquine, malaria drugs vs. coronavirus

U.S. regulators on Monday revoked emergency authorization for malaria drugs promoted by President Donald Trump for treating COVID-19 amid growing evidence they [...] Read full article: U.S. revokes emergency use of hydroxychl...→

First Coronavirus Antibody Cocktail Begins Human Trials

First Coronavirus Antibody Cocktail Begins Human Trials

The first U.S. human trial of an antibody to combat COVID-19 is currently underway in several sites across the country. Read full article: First Coronavirus Antibody Cocktail Begi...→

Johnson & Johnson says coronavirus vaccine's human trials moved up to July

Johnson & Johnson says coronavirus vaccine's human trials moved up to July

Johnson & Johnson, the largest health care company in the world, has bumped the start of human trials for its potential coronavirus vaccine by two months to be [...] Read full article: Johnson & Johnson says coronavirus vacci...→

J&J moves up start of coronavirus vaccine human trials to July - amNewYork

BY JULIE STEENHUYSEN AND SAUMYA JOSEPH Johnson & Johnson moved up the start of human clinical trials for its experimental vaccine against the highly Read full article: J&J moves up start of coronavirus vaccin...→

Drugmakers use the media to tout coronavirus treatments that are still under review

Drugmakers use the media to tout coronavirus treatments that are still under review

Call it science by press release — a tactic that pharmaceutical companies are increasingly relying upon to set their experimental vaccines apart. Read full article: Drugmakers use the media to tout coronav...→

Study: Hydroxychloroquine doesn’t prevent coronavirus, or cause serious harm

Study: Hydroxychloroquine doesn’t prevent coronavirus, or cause serious harm

Hydroxychloroquine, a malaria drug President Donald Trump took to try to prevent COVID-19, proved ineffective for that in the first large, high-quality study t [...] Read full article: Study: Hydroxychloroquine doesn’t preven...→

Coronavirus treatments and vaccines will only work if they are affordable | Opinion

Coronavirus treatments and vaccines will only work if they are affordable | Opinion

Americans have good reason to be skeptical that Big Pharma will be our savior in this crisis—unless our fellow Republicans and Democrats in Congress intervene. Read full article: Coronavirus treatments and vaccines will...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Sends Two Million Hydroxychloroquine Doses to Brazil

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Sends Two Million Hydroxychloroquine Doses to Brazil

The two countries are studying whether the drug is safe and effective for the prevention and early treatment of Covid-19. And protests in the United States hav [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Sends Two...→

Gilead to Begin Human Trials for the Inhaled Version of Coronavirus Drug Remdesivir

Gilead to Begin Human Trials for the Inhaled Version of Coronavirus Drug Remdesivir

Gilead Sciences will begin human trials for an inhaled version of its antiviral drug remdesivir in August, the biotech company said Monday. Remdesivir, which w [...] Read full article: Gilead to Begin Human Trials for the Inh...→

Federal Agency Halts Studies of Hydroxychloroquine, Drug Trump Promoted

Federal Agency Halts Studies of Hydroxychloroquine, Drug Trump Promoted

The National Institutes of Health decided to stop one trial because the drug was unlikely to benefit patients, and another because not enough people enrolled. Read full article: Federal Agency Halts Studies of Hydroxyc...→

US halts hydroxychloroquine testing in COVID-19 patients

US halts hydroxychloroquine testing in COVID-19 patients

Earlier this week, the World Health Organization said testing of hydroxychloroquine in its large multi-country trial of treatments for COVID-19 patients had be [...] Read full article: US halts hydroxychloroquine testing in C...→

Novartis halts hydroxychloroquine trial after FDA yanks approval

Novartis halts hydroxychloroquine trial after FDA yanks approval

A Swiss pharmaceutical company has stopped a clinical trial for hydroxychloroquine — a decision that comes days after the FDA yanked its emergency approval to [...] Read full article: Novartis halts hydroxychloroquine trial ...→

Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal Agency Just Halted Funding for New Lung Treatments.

Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal Agency Just Halted Funding for New Lung Treatments.

The shift, quietly disclosed on a government website, highlights how the Trump administration is favoring development of vaccines over treatments for the sicke [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal...→

Hydroxychloroquine halted in WHO-sponsored COVID-19 trials

But there's good news for Abbott Labs in the World Health Organization's ongoing search for treatments. Read full article: Hydroxychloroquine halted in WHO-sponsor...→

Human trials to start on coronavirus drug derived from cow blood

Human trials to start on coronavirus drug derived from cow blood

A South Dakota company is preparing to start human trials of a pioneering coronavirus treatment derived from the plasma of cows, according to a report. Read full article: Human trials to start on coronavirus dru...→

WHO stops hydroxychloroquine trial, after review finds no 'apparent' benefit for coronavirus treatment

WHO stops hydroxychloroquine trial, after review finds no 'apparent' benefit for coronavirus treatment

The World Health Organization announced Wednesday that it's ending its trial for hydroxychloroquine, a malaria drug once touted by President Trump to treat the [...] Read full article: WHO stops hydroxychloroquine trial, afte...→

Chinese coronavirus vaccine trials show promising results

Chinese coronavirus vaccine trials show promising results

The novel coronavirus pandemic can’t be stopped without proper treatment. Just look at the global curve, which is anything but flat. The past few weeks brought [...] Read full article: Chinese coronavirus vaccine trials show ...→

Md. scientists want to study whether polio vaccine temporarily halts COVID-19 spread | WTOP

Two scientists from Maryland are pursuing funding to determine whether the vaccine used against polio could offer temporary protection against COVID-19. Read full article: Md. scientists want to study whether pol...→

Amazon Temporarily Halts Police Use Of Facial Recognition Software Until It Can Perfect ‘Other Faces You Might Be Interested In’ Feature

Amazon Temporarily Halts Police Use Of Facial Recognition Software Until It Can Perfect ‘Other Faces You Might Be Interested In’ Feature

SEATTLE—Suspending the service subscribed to by more than 1,350 police departments nationwide, Amazon announced this week it would halt use of its facial recog [...] Read full article: Amazon Temporarily Halts Police Use Of F...→

Airbnb host boasting about coronavirus 'immunity' has rental temporarily shut down

Airbnb host boasting about coronavirus 'immunity' has rental temporarily shut down

Airbnb host Martin Eaton thought he had a golden ticket, but the short-term rental marketplace demoted him to bronze. Read full article: Airbnb host boasting about coronavirus '...→

Coronavirus vaccine development on fast track, clinical trials set for July

Coronavirus vaccine development on fast track, clinical trials set for July

Coronavirus vaccine development is running full steam ahead as two candidates are on the fast track to clinical trials that will begin in July, offering hope f [...] Read full article: Coronavirus vaccine development on fast ...→

Fake Coronavirus Test Kits, Treatments Seized From Baltimore Port

Fake Coronavirus Test Kits, Treatments Seized From Baltimore Port

Federal agents have seized more than 14,000 COVID-19 treatment capsules and dozens of testing kits, saying the items were all imported from China and are fake. [...] Read full article: Fake Coronavirus Test Kits, Treatments S...→

USC Doctor: Widespread Testing, Promising Treatments Will Help Control Second Spike Of Coronavirus Infections

USC Doctor: Widespread Testing, Promising Treatments Will Help Control Second Spike Of Coronavirus Infections

Dr. Raj Dasgupta says the outlook from a public health standpoint is very different how things looked even three months prior, in spite of infections being on [...] Read full article: USC Doctor: Widespread Testing, Promisin...→

Johnson and Johnson says human trials on coronavirus vaccine to start in July, not September

Johnson and Johnson says human trials on coronavirus vaccine to start in July, not September

Pharmaceutical giant Johnson and Johnson said Wednesday it will accelerate the development of its COVID-19 vaccine by launching human trials in late July inste [...] Read full article: Johnson and Johnson says human trials on...→

BayCare taking part in several clinical trials to find treatments, cure for COVID-19

BayCare taking part in several clinical trials to find treatments, cure for COVID-19

BayCare is joining researchers around the world to take part in COVID-19 clinical trials for patients in the bay area. Read full article: BayCare taking part in several clinical ...→

Hydroxychloroquine maker stops enrolling COVID-19 patients in trials

Hydroxychloroquine maker stops enrolling COVID-19 patients in trials

That dealt a major blow to hopes for a treatment, touted by U.S. President Donald Trump, as drugmakers and governments race to find ways to treat patients and [...] Read full article: Hydroxychloroquine maker stops enrolling...→

MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization plan over coronavirus-induced deficit

MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization plan over coronavirus-induced deficit

The MTA has put its $51.5 billion modernization plan on indefinite hold — and may cut wages and jobs to cope with its $10 billion two-year coronavirus-induced [...] Read full article: MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization pl...→

A dozen Texas bars temporarily lose alcohol permits for allegedly breaking coronavirus protocols

A dozen Texas bars temporarily lose alcohol permits for allegedly breaking coronavirus protocols

(CNN) — The Texas Alcohol Beverage Commission has temporarily suspended the alcohol permits of 12 bars in Texas after they were found to be in... Read full article: A dozen Texas bars temporarily lose alco...→

Gilead to Begin Human Trials for the Inhaled Version of Coronavirus Drug Remdesivir

Gilead to Begin Human Trials for the Inhaled Version of Coronavirus Drug Remdesivir

Gilead Sciences will begin human trials for an inhaled version of its antiviral drug remdesivir in August, the biotech company said Monday. Remdesivir, which w [...] Read full article: Gilead to Begin Human Trials for the Inh...→

Federal Agency Halts Studies of Hydroxychloroquine, Drug Trump Promoted

Federal Agency Halts Studies of Hydroxychloroquine, Drug Trump Promoted

The National Institutes of Health decided to stop one trial because the drug was unlikely to benefit patients, and another because not enough people enrolled. Read full article: Federal Agency Halts Studies of Hydroxyc...→

U.S. halts test of Trump-touted hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 patients

U.S. halts test of Trump-touted hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 patients

President Donald Trump had promoted the drug as a potential treatment, saying in March it could turn out to be "one of the biggest game changers in the history [...] Read full article: U.S. halts test of Trump-touted hydroxyc...→

US halts hydroxychloroquine testing in COVID-19 patients

US halts hydroxychloroquine testing in COVID-19 patients

Earlier this week, the World Health Organization said testing of hydroxychloroquine in its large multi-country trial of treatments for COVID-19 patients had be [...] Read full article: US halts hydroxychloroquine testing in C...→

Novartis halts hydroxychloroquine trial after FDA yanks approval

Novartis halts hydroxychloroquine trial after FDA yanks approval

A Swiss pharmaceutical company has stopped a clinical trial for hydroxychloroquine — a decision that comes days after the FDA yanked its emergency approval to [...] Read full article: Novartis halts hydroxychloroquine trial ...→

Apple to temporarily re-close 11 stores over coronavirus outbreaks

Apple to temporarily re-close 11 stores over coronavirus outbreaks

Apple’s decision shows that larger corporations are sometimes going further than government officials in exercising caution over public health risks. Read full article: Apple to temporarily re-close 11 stores ...→

Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal Agency Just Halted Funding for New Lung Treatments.

Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal Agency Just Halted Funding for New Lung Treatments.

The shift, quietly disclosed on a government website, highlights how the Trump administration is favoring development of vaccines over treatments for the sicke [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal...→

Santa Clara County temporarily extends $0 bail for low-level offenses, restarts jury trials

Santa Clara County temporarily extends $0 bail for low-level offenses, restarts jury trials

The move comes about a week after California justices rescinded the statewide bail schedule last week, giving lower courts discretion to continue it. Read full article: Santa Clara County temporarily extends $...→

Hydroxychloroquine halted in WHO-sponsored COVID-19 trials

But there's good news for Abbott Labs in the World Health Organization's ongoing search for treatments. Read full article: Hydroxychloroquine halted in WHO-sponsor...→

WHO Stops Testing Hydroxychloroquine as Coronavirus Treatment

WHO Stops Testing Hydroxychloroquine as Coronavirus Treatment

The World Health Organization has ceased testing hydroxychloroquine, an anti-malaria drug, as a treatment for the coronavirus, saying that “no apparent benefic [...] Read full article: WHO Stops Testing Hydroxychloroquine as ...→

Human trials to start on coronavirus drug derived from cow blood

Human trials to start on coronavirus drug derived from cow blood

A South Dakota company is preparing to start human trials of a pioneering coronavirus treatment derived from the plasma of cows, according to a report. Read full article: Human trials to start on coronavirus dru...→

WHO stops hydroxychloroquine trial, after review finds no 'apparent' benefit for coronavirus treatment

WHO stops hydroxychloroquine trial, after review finds no 'apparent' benefit for coronavirus treatment

The World Health Organization announced Wednesday that it's ending its trial for hydroxychloroquine, a malaria drug once touted by President Trump to treat the [...] Read full article: WHO stops hydroxychloroquine trial, afte...→

Colorado jury trials delayed until August as state recovers from coronavirus pandemic

Colorado jury trials delayed until August as state recovers from coronavirus pandemic

As Colorado businesses and government agencies slowly return to work, citizens in most of the state will not be asked to serve on a state jury until at least A [...] Read full article: Colorado jury trials delayed until Augus...→

Chinese coronavirus vaccine trials show promising results

Chinese coronavirus vaccine trials show promising results

The novel coronavirus pandemic can’t be stopped without proper treatment. Just look at the global curve, which is anything but flat. The past few weeks brought [...] Read full article: Chinese coronavirus vaccine trials show ...→

Md. scientists want to study whether polio vaccine temporarily halts COVID-19 spread | WTOP

Two scientists from Maryland are pursuing funding to determine whether the vaccine used against polio could offer temporary protection against COVID-19. Read full article: Md. scientists want to study whether pol...→

U.S. revokes emergency use of hydroxychloroquine, malaria drugs vs. coronavirus

U.S. revokes emergency use of hydroxychloroquine, malaria drugs vs. coronavirus

U.S. regulators on Monday revoked emergency authorization for malaria drugs promoted by President Donald Trump for treating COVID-19 amid growing evidence they [...] Read full article: U.S. revokes emergency use of hydroxychl...→

Amazon Temporarily Halts Police Use Of Facial Recognition Software Until It Can Perfect ‘Other Faces You Might Be Interested In’ Feature

Amazon Temporarily Halts Police Use Of Facial Recognition Software Until It Can Perfect ‘Other Faces You Might Be Interested In’ Feature

SEATTLE—Suspending the service subscribed to by more than 1,350 police departments nationwide, Amazon announced this week it would halt use of its facial recog [...] Read full article: Amazon Temporarily Halts Police Use Of F...→

Airbnb host boasting about coronavirus 'immunity' has rental temporarily shut down

Airbnb host boasting about coronavirus 'immunity' has rental temporarily shut down

Airbnb host Martin Eaton thought he had a golden ticket, but the short-term rental marketplace demoted him to bronze. Read full article: Airbnb host boasting about coronavirus '...→

Coronavirus vaccine development on fast track, clinical trials set for July

Coronavirus vaccine development on fast track, clinical trials set for July

Coronavirus vaccine development is running full steam ahead as two candidates are on the fast track to clinical trials that will begin in July, offering hope f [...] Read full article: Coronavirus vaccine development on fast ...→

First Coronavirus Antibody Cocktail Begins Human Trials

First Coronavirus Antibody Cocktail Begins Human Trials

The first U.S. human trial of an antibody to combat COVID-19 is currently underway in several sites across the country. Read full article: First Coronavirus Antibody Cocktail Begi...→

Fake Coronavirus Test Kits, Treatments Seized From Baltimore Port

Fake Coronavirus Test Kits, Treatments Seized From Baltimore Port

Federal agents have seized more than 14,000 COVID-19 treatment capsules and dozens of testing kits, saying the items were all imported from China and are fake. [...] Read full article: Fake Coronavirus Test Kits, Treatments S...→

Johnson & Johnson says coronavirus vaccine's human trials moved up to July

Johnson & Johnson says coronavirus vaccine's human trials moved up to July

Johnson & Johnson, the largest health care company in the world, has bumped the start of human trials for its potential coronavirus vaccine by two months to be [...] Read full article: Johnson & Johnson says coronavirus vacci...→

USC Doctor: Widespread Testing, Promising Treatments Will Help Control Second Spike Of Coronavirus Infections

USC Doctor: Widespread Testing, Promising Treatments Will Help Control Second Spike Of Coronavirus Infections

Dr. Raj Dasgupta says the outlook from a public health standpoint is very different how things looked even three months prior, in spite of infections being on [...] Read full article: USC Doctor: Widespread Testing, Promisin...→

J&J moves up start of coronavirus vaccine human trials to July - amNewYork

BY JULIE STEENHUYSEN AND SAUMYA JOSEPH Johnson & Johnson moved up the start of human clinical trials for its experimental vaccine against the highly Read full article: J&J moves up start of coronavirus vaccin...→

Johnson and Johnson says human trials on coronavirus vaccine to start in July, not September

Johnson and Johnson says human trials on coronavirus vaccine to start in July, not September

Pharmaceutical giant Johnson and Johnson said Wednesday it will accelerate the development of its COVID-19 vaccine by launching human trials in late July inste [...] Read full article: Johnson and Johnson says human trials on...→

Drugmakers use the media to tout coronavirus treatments that are still under review

Drugmakers use the media to tout coronavirus treatments that are still under review

Call it science by press release — a tactic that pharmaceutical companies are increasingly relying upon to set their experimental vaccines apart. Read full article: Drugmakers use the media to tout coronav...→

Study: Hydroxychloroquine doesn’t prevent coronavirus, or cause serious harm

Study: Hydroxychloroquine doesn’t prevent coronavirus, or cause serious harm

Hydroxychloroquine, a malaria drug President Donald Trump took to try to prevent COVID-19, proved ineffective for that in the first large, high-quality study t [...] Read full article: Study: Hydroxychloroquine doesn’t preven...→

BayCare taking part in several clinical trials to find treatments, cure for COVID-19

BayCare taking part in several clinical trials to find treatments, cure for COVID-19

BayCare is joining researchers around the world to take part in COVID-19 clinical trials for patients in the bay area. Read full article: BayCare taking part in several clinical ...→

Coronavirus treatments and vaccines will only work if they are affordable | Opinion

Coronavirus treatments and vaccines will only work if they are affordable | Opinion

Americans have good reason to be skeptical that Big Pharma will be our savior in this crisis—unless our fellow Republicans and Democrats in Congress intervene. Read full article: Coronavirus treatments and vaccines will...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Sends Two Million Hydroxychloroquine Doses to Brazil

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Sends Two Million Hydroxychloroquine Doses to Brazil

The two countries are studying whether the drug is safe and effective for the prevention and early treatment of Covid-19. And protests in the United States hav [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Sends Two...→

Hydroxychloroquine maker stops enrolling COVID-19 patients in trials

Hydroxychloroquine maker stops enrolling COVID-19 patients in trials

That dealt a major blow to hopes for a treatment, touted by U.S. President Donald Trump, as drugmakers and governments race to find ways to treat patients and [...] Read full article: Hydroxychloroquine maker stops enrolling...→