BRUSSELS (REUTERS) – Johnson & Johnson on Monday (April 12) began delivering its Covid-19 single-dose vaccine to EU countries, a European Union lawmaker said. The…View More Johnson & Johnson begins Covid-19 vaccine shipments to EU: Lawmaker
The African Union (AU) has dropped plans to secure coronavirus vaccines from the Serum Institute of India because of supply concerns and is instead exploring…View More AU Ditches its Vaccine Rollout using AstraZeneca
SINGAPORE (BLOOMBERG, REUTERS, AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE) – The AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine came under the spotlight following reports of rare blood clots, some of them fatal, among…View More No specific risk factors for clots with AstraZeneca Covid-19 jab: Europe health regulator
MODERNA’S Covid vaccine could be reserved for younger people amid concerns surrounding the AstraZeneca jab, an expert has said. Experts have sugested the rollout of…View More Moderna Covid vaccine ‘could be reserved for young people amid AstraZeneca blood clot fears’, says expert
Boris Johnson is to set out plans for a domestic “vaccine passport” system to help the country ease itself out of lockdown. Mr Johnson said…View More COVID-19: What are ‘vaccine passports’ and how might they work in the UK?
Vaccine hesitancy among black people in the UK has halved, recent data suggests. Office of National Statistics (ONS) figures from 17 February to 14 March…View More COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy among black people in UK halves, new data suggests
LONDON/CHICAGO (REUTERS) – The rapid rise in different parts of the world of deadly, more infectious coronavirus variants that share new mutations is leading scientists…View More In mutant variants, has the coronavirus shown its best tricks?
SEOUL/MANILA (REUTERS) – Several Asian countries sought alternative sources for Covid-19 inoculations on Tuesday (March 30) after export restrictions by manufacturer India left a World…View More Asian countries seek vaccine supplies after India export curbs hit Covax
Coronavirus vaccine hesitancy could lead to 20,000 extra Covid deaths in Britain over the next two years, report warns Imperial predicted 305 extra Covid deaths…View More Covid vaccine hesitancy could lead to 20,000 extra deaths by 2023
NEW YORK (NYTIMES) – Ms Judy Dodd began struggling with long Covid-19 symptoms last spring – shortness of breath, headaches, exhaustion. Then she got the…View More Some long Covid-19 patients feel much better after getting vaccine
WASHINGTON (BLOOMBERG) – Reluctance among certain parts of the population to receiving a vaccine is one of the biggest risks to coronavirus control efforts, President…View More Fauci says vaccine hesitancy among Republicans poses a risk
EU vaccine chaos as AstraZeneca announces shortfall in shipments to bloc while five European countries claim others are signing ‘secret contracts’ to make sure they…View More EU vaccine chaos as AstraZeneca announces shortfall in shipments
GENEVA (BLOOMBERG) – Johnson & Johnson’s coronavirus vaccine won clearance from the European Union’s drugs regulator, paving the way for the first single-injection shot to…View More EU drug regulator recommends Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine for bloc
BANGKOK (THE NATION/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) – The Thai military has confirmed that an army doctor had injected United Nations peacekeeping troops in South Sudan with…View More Thai Army doctor sold fake Covid-19 vaccines to UN peacekeepers