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Coronavirus | U.S. government underestimating COVID - 19 deaths
... hyperreactive and form clots more easily and more often. In test tube experiments published on Wednesday in Science Advances https: bit.ly 3 nnEszT, researchers found that anticoagulants used after coronary stenting clopidogrel sold as Plavix and Brilinta by AstraZeneca and ticagrelor sold as Brillinita kept COVID - 19 - platelets from becoming over-activated by blocking the P 2 Y 12 protein on their surface. If additional studies confirm their findings, these P2 Y 12 inhibitors could represent a particularly ...
Updated: 09/10/2021
Coronavirus | Climate Action Network calls for help for COVID - 19 vaccines
Vials labelled AstraZeneca, Pfizer Biontech, Johnson&Johnson, Sputnik V coronavirus disease COVID - 19 vaccine are seen in this screenshot taken May 2, 2021. Vials labelled AstraZeneca , Pfizer Biontech, Johnson&Johnson, Sputnik V coronavirus disease COVID - 19 ...
Updated: 09/10/2021
Top stories on British newspapers: Coca-cola to increase pay
Sept 10 Reuters - The following are the top stories on the corporate page of British newspapers. Reuters does not confirm these stories or does not vouch for their accuracy. Sept 10 Reuters - The following are the top stories on the corporate page of British newspapers. Reuters does not confirm these stories or does not vouch for their accuracy. - Coca-cola Co, a unit of Costa Coffee has announced that it would increase the pay by 5% for the 13,500 employees working in its stores across UK, and...
Updated: 09/10/2021
UK regulator approves Pfizer and AstraZeneca's COVID - 19 vaccine booster
Debate over when and if boosters will be needed Adds detail, context LONDON, Sept 9 Reuters - UK's medical regulator gave the go-ahead to Pfizer and AstraZeneca's COVID -19 vaccine to be used as booster shots, but said any decision to proceed with a booster programme was for Debate over when and if boosters will be needed Adds detail, context LONDON, Sept 9 Reuters - UK's medical regulator gave ...
Updated: 09/09/2021
Japan to make 150 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine in 2022
... announcement builds on an earlier agreement between Takeda and the government to make some 250 million doses of Novavax shot. The remaining doses could be given to others, Takeda has said previously. Japan has collected the most of its national supplies of AstraZeneca Plc's vaccine, with reliance primarily on imported doses of the mRNA-type shots developed by Pfizer Inc and Moderna Inc for domestic production needs. After a slow start, Japan 's vaccination drive has made some progress in recent months,...
Updated: 09/07/2021
Coronavirus | Guatemala announces new curbs, social restrictions
Mayan indigenous people wait their turn to receive a vaccine from the San Pedro Sacatepequez, Guatemala, against coronavirus disease COVID - 19 at the municipal hall in Oxford AstraZeneca on 6 May 2021. Mayan indigenous people wait their turn to receive a vaccine from the San Pedro Sacatepequez, Guatemala , against coronavirus disease COVID - 19 at the municipal hall in Oxford AstraZeneca on 6 May 2021. GUATEMALA CITY, ...
Updated: 09/03/2021
Coronavirus | Kosovo destroys 133, 000 AstraZeneca vaccines
PRISTINA, September 2 - Reuters: The Kosovo government decided to destroy 133,000 AstraZeneca COVID - 19 vaccines over their expired date of use as the country faces a sharp rise in Coronavirus death rate. PRISTINA, September 2 - Reuters: The Kosovo government decided to destroy 133,000 AstraZeneca COVID - 19 vaccines over their ...
Updated: 09/02/2021
First batch of BioNTech vaccine arrived in Taiwan
... is well under control in Taiwan , only around 5% of its 23.5 million people are fully vaccinated, but the government has millions of vaccines on order. More than 10 million vaccine doses have been distributed to date, split between Moderna Inc and AstraZeneca Plc while local developer Medigen Vaccine Biologics Corp's shots have also arrived in Taiwan . A Taiwanese Buddhist group also ordered 5 million doses from BioNTech . Reporting by Stephen Coates; Writing by Ann Wang and Ben Blanchard and ...
Updated: 09/01/2021
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