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In debate, Pence and Harris offer conflicting views of nation’s reality

In debate, Pence and Harris offer conflicting views of nation’s reality

Study shows SARS-CoV-2 jumps back and forth between animals and humans on mink farms

Study shows SARS-CoV-2 jumps back and forth between animals and humans on mink farms

Human encroachment into forest land caused bat CoV spillover and COVID-19 emergence

Human encroachment into forest land caused bat CoV spillover and COVID-19 emergence

New serological test for COVID-19 helps determine herd immunity, vaccine efficacy

New serological test for COVID-19 helps determine herd immunity, vaccine efficacy

Exciting cost-effective SARS-CoV-2 vaccine candidate using Newcastle disease

Exciting cost-effective SARS-CoV-2 vaccine candidate using Newcastle disease

China's Ad5 vectored COVID-19 vaccine safe and induces immune response

China's Ad5 vectored COVID-19 vaccine safe and induces immune response

Study confirms that SARS-CoV-2 cannot be transmitted to people by mosquitoes

Study confirms that SARS-CoV-2 cannot be transmitted to people by mosquitoes

Work begins on UK-wide system for detecting coronavirus in wastewater

Work begins on UK-wide system for detecting coronavirus in wastewater

Ciheb awarded $4 million to support COVID-19 response activities

Ciheb awarded $4 million to support COVID-19 response activities

Significant number of COVID-19 positive cases asymptomatic, raising transmission concerns

Significant number of COVID-19 positive cases asymptomatic, raising transmission concerns

First COVID-19 vaccine found to be safe, able to generate rapid immune response in phase 1 clinical trial

First COVID-19 vaccine found to be safe, able to generate rapid immune response in phase 1 clinical trial

COVID-19 in farmed Mink in the Netherlands

COVID-19 in farmed Mink in the Netherlands

Most Australians do not understand difference between bacterial and viral infection

Most Australians do not understand difference between bacterial and viral infection

Community knowledge about antibiotics key to fighting against 'superbug' threat

Community knowledge about antibiotics key to fighting against 'superbug' threat

A road map to find unanswered questions about COVID-19

A road map to find unanswered questions about COVID-19

Understanding the ability of COVID-19 virus to infect pets and livestock

Understanding the ability of COVID-19 virus to infect pets and livestock

Managing hazardous waste during the Covid-19 pandemic

Managing hazardous waste during the Covid-19 pandemic

Abbott’s fast COVID test poses safety issues, lab workers say

Abbott’s fast COVID test poses safety issues, lab workers say

Coronavirus able to survive near boiling point of water, study shows

Coronavirus able to survive near boiling point of water, study shows

Preclinical trials for two coronavirus vaccine candidates commence

Preclinical trials for two coronavirus vaccine candidates commence