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Increases in coronavirus cases and hospitalizations
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine have isolated “the smallest biological molecule” that “completely and specifically neutralizes” the virus that causes coronavirus.
The U.S. had about 1,000 COVID-19 deaths daily.
Fauci said that the problem was that states reopened too soon.
Smaller study indicates that many more people have been infected than official numbers show.
Hospital staffs, all over the U.S., are physically and emotionally drained.
The WHO head said that, while the coronavirus was the biggest health emergency since the early 20th century, the international scramble for a vaccine was also “unprecedented”.
The nation’s largest teachers union, the National Education Association, separately said its members will do “whatever it takes” to protect students.
Pandemic-related stress holds steady; feelings of frustration, fear and anger rising as nation struggles
As communities struggle with the decision over whether to open up schools, the research so far offers unsatisfying answers
California’s case rate per 100,000 residents, about 1,046, is significantly lower than New York’s, which is just under 2,081, according to The Times’ coronavirus tracker.
This new staff testing requirement will enhance efforts to keep the virus from entering and spreading through nursing homes by identifying asymptomatic carriers.
We realized that deaths across the U.S. had been doubling every three days and that our estimate of the infection rate was consistent with three-day doubling since the first observed case was reported in Washington state on Jan. 15.
The protective role of antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 is unknown, but these antibodies are usually a reasonable correlate of antiviral immunity, and anti–receptor-binding domain antibody levels correspond to plasma viral neutralizing activity.
If universal masks were applied across the country, the projected daily case count could be reduced to about 46,495 by November 1, over 62.7 percent less than the current daily case count projected by the institute for the same date.
The appearances abruptly ended in late April days after Trump sparked widespread backlash by suggesting scientists study whether the injection of light or disinfectants into the body could be used as a cure for the virus.
If California were a country, it would be rank fifth in the world for total cases at nearly 400,000, behind the United States, Brazil, India and Russia.
Nueces County Medical Examiner Adel Shaker told The Texas Tribune last week that a baby boy, younger than 6 months old, tested positive for COVID-19 and died.
The study of nearly 65,000 people in South Korea suggests that school reopenings will trigger more outbreaks.
The mRNA in the novel coronavirus behind COVID-19 enables a “spike protein” that pierces cells throughout the body.
Mosquitoes are still going to be around, and still causing diseases, no matter what sort of pandemic is going on.
Re-opening schools, with one third of children testing positive for coronavirus, is a one-way trip to crazy town.
The nation’s top public-health expert tells The Atlantic that he isn’t going anywhere, despite the Trump administration’s newest attempts to undercut him.
When you mix science and politics, you get politics.
Netanyahu’s decree that the nation’s entire school system would reopen was a political flourish to signal everything was under control
‘Trying to fight this pandemic while subverting scientific expertise is like fighting blindfolded.’
Emerging cases of Covid-19 reinfection suggest herd immunity could be wishful thinking.
This report looks at these challenges and also flags some broader structural issues in health and social support systems across the world that have exacerbated these challenges and must be urgently addressed.
‘I wouldn’t trust you to care for a house plant’: Democrats blast DeVos for insisting schools fully reopen by Allyson Chiu/Washington Post Facing widespread pushback, Education...
The debate about school reopenings comes as the virus is spreading at its fastest pace yet across the country, a trend some attribute to states reopening prematurely this spring on a timeline encouraged by Mr. Trump.
Does this explain why Trump remains 'out of it' when commenting on coronavirus?
Florida sets record for any state.
Most states still need to reduce coronavirus cases and build up their testing capacity.
Four states that account for about 50% of new infections -- Arizona, California, Florida and Texas -- need to aggressively keep people socially distanced, including by closing bars and preventing crowds, he said.