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Russia Registers Coronavirus Vaccine Despite International Skepticism, Putin’s Daughter Inoculated 

(MOSCOW) — Russia on Tuesday became the first country to officially register a coronavirus vaccine and declare it ready for use, despite international skepticism. President Vladimir Putin said that one of his daughters has already been inoculated. Putin emphasized that the vaccine underwent the necessary tests and has proven efficient, offering a lasting imm […]

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Swiss ink deal with Moderna for 4.5M doses of COVID vaccine 

The Swiss government says it has struck a deal with Moderna to supply Switzerland with 4.5 million doses of a COVID-19 vaccine if the U.S. biotech firm successfully develops one

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AstraZeneca to be exempt from coronavirus vaccine liability claims in most countries 

AstraZeneca has been granted protection from future product liability claims related to its Covid-19 vaccine hopeful by most of the countries with which it has struck supply agreements. With 25 companies testing their vaccine candidates on humans, the question of who pays for any claims for damages in case of side effects has been a tricky point in supply ne […]

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Stocks shake off US-China tensions, focus on coronavirus vaccine progress 

The U.S. government has reached a $1.95 billion deal with Pfizer and BioNTech for 100 million doses of their experimental COVID-19 vaccine after it receives regulatory approval from the Food and Drug Administration.

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Clinical trial results indicate Moderna coronavirus vaccine is on the right track 

Results from the phase 1 clinical trial of Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine show it’s on the right track, though there were serious side effects at high doses.

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As New York Begins to End Its Lockdown, I Wonder If I Can End Mine 

In New York, restaurants, barbershops and hair salons have begun to reopen, and people have begun to return to the streets and the subways. But with no COVID-19 vaccine, is it really safe to resume a normal life?

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