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COVID-19 Vaccine Clinical Trials Suffer Setback

Pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson has paused its COVID-19 vaccine candidate clinical trials due to an unexplained illness in a study participant. The company made the announcement at the start of the week. It said the participant’s illness is being reviewed and evaluated by an independent data and safety monitoring board as well as the company’s clinical and safety physicians. […]

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U.S. COVID-19 Testing Down

According to press reports, coronavirus testing in the U.S. has taken a dip for the first time since the start of the pandemic. The current situation has raised concerns among the nation’s stakeholders. Daily testing has dipped by over 2% month over month to date. Reports noted that 733,000 people have been tested each day this month on average, down […]