Tag: coronavirus vaccines

In a Race Against an Ever-Changing Virus, Humans Losing Ground

July 22, 2021 — A year ago, scientists looking at the future of the COVID-19 pandemic felt optimistic. Vaccine development was zooming toward unprecedented...

Bill Gates, the coronavirus and the quest to vaccinate the world

By Megan Twohey and Nicholas Kulish The head of one of the world’s largest vaccine manufacturers had a problem. Adar Poonawalla, chief executive of the...

COVID will soon be past episode of 21st century: Harsh Vardhan

NEW DELHI: The rapidness at which coronavirus vaccines are being developed will have a significant effect on new technologies that will help in faster drug...

The vaccines will probably work. Making them fast will be the hard part

By Katie Thomas The promising news that not just one, but two coronavirus vaccines were more than 90% effective in early results has buoyed hopes...

Vaccine storage issues could leave 3 billion people without access

GAMPELA, BURKINA FASO: The chain breaks here, in a tiny medical clinic in Burkina Faso that went nearly a year without a working refrigerator. From...