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Julie Steenhuysen

Scientists just beginning to understand the many health problems caused by COVID-19

27 Jun 2020

CHICAGO Scientists are only starting to grasp the vast array of health problems caused by the novel coronavirus, some of which may have lingering effects on patients and health systems for years to come, according to doctors and infectious disease experts. | Video

Vaccine makers face biggest medical manufacturing challenge in history

25 Jun 2020

CHICAGO/LONDON Developing a COVID-19 vaccine in record time will be tough. Producing enough to end the pandemic will be the biggest medical manufacturing feat in history. | Video

Vaccine makers face biggest medical manufacturing challenge in history

25 Jun 2020

CHICAGO/LONDON Developing a COVID-19 vaccine in record time will be tough. Producing enough to end the pandemic will be the biggest medical manufacturing feat in history. | Video

Exclusive: Vaccine alliance finds manufacturing capacity for 4 billion doses of coronavirus vaccines

25 Jun 2020

CHICAGO An influential foundation focused on preparation and response to epidemics that is backing nine potential coronavirus vaccines has identified manufacturers with capacity to produce four billion doses a year, the group's top manufacturing expert told Reuters.

What is a second wave of a pandemic, and has it arrived in the U.S.?

24 Jun 2020

CHICAGO Infectious disease experts, economists and politicians have raised concerns about a second wave of coronavirus infections in the United States that could worsen in the coming months. | Video

Explainer: What is a second wave of a pandemic, and has it arrived in the U.S.?

24 Jun 2020

CHICAGO Infectious disease experts, economists and politicians have raised concerns about a second wave of coronavirus infections in the United States that could worsen in the coming months. | Video

Show me the data: U.S. doctors skeptical of reported COVID breakthrough

17 Jun 2020

The report on Tuesday of a powerful treatment for the new coronavirus brought skepticism along with optimism among U.S. doctors, who said the recent withdrawal of an influential COVID-19 study left them wanting to see more data.

Show me the data: U.S. doctors skeptical of reported COVID breakthrough

16 Jun 2020

June 16 The report on Tuesday of a powerful treatment for the new coronavirus brought skepticism along with optimism among U.S. doctors, who said the recent withdrawal of an influential COVID-19 study left them wanting to see more data.

Moderna COVID-19 vaccine appears to clear safety hurdle in mouse study

12 Jun 2020

CHICAGO A series of studies in mice of Moderna Inc's COVID-19 lent some assurance that it may not increase the risk of more severe disease, and that one dose may provide protection against the novel coronavirus, according to preliminary data released on Friday.

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