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Coronavirus update for July 25, 2020

As at 8 am, July 25, 2020: World count: 15,628,936 cases, 8,917,141 recoveries, 636,262 deaths There are now 15,628,936 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number, with 4,179,560, followed by Brazil (2,343,366) and India (1,287,945). There have been 636,262 deaths from Covid-19 all over the...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for July 22, 2020

As of 8 am, July 22, 2020: World count: 14,774,887 cases, 8,340,042 recoveries, 611,599 deaths There are now 14,774,887 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 3,895,803 infections, followed by Brazil (2,118,646) and India (1,155,191). There have been...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for July 21, 2020

As of 7 am, July 21, 2020: World count: 14,608,517 cases, 8,201,516 recoveries, 608,420 deaths There are now 14,608,517 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 3,887,352 infections, followed by Brazil (2,102,559) and India (1,118,043). There have been 608,420...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for June 23, 2020

As of 8 am, June 23, 2020: World count: Over 9 million cases around the globe 4,493,661 recoveries, 470,665 deaths There are now 9,057,555 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 2,355,269 infections, followed by Brazil (1,111,348) and Russia...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for June 12, 2020

As of 8 am, June 12, 2020: World count: 7,487,676 cases, 3,523,386 recoveries, 420,236 deaths There are now 7,487,676 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 2,062,704 infections, followed by Brazil (805,649) and Russia (502,43).  There have been 420,236...

There are over 100 potential Covid-19 vaccines. TISG takes a look at the frontrunners.

Singapore—Scientists are racing to develop a viable vaccine for the coronavirus now present in 177 countries all over the world and which has caused the economy to grind to a halt in many places, shuttering millions of people in their homes to prevent the...

The eight COVID-19 vaccines in clinical evaluation in the WHO Solidarity Trial

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues tearing its way across the globe, infecting more than 3.8 million people and claiming the lives of over 260,000, the need for a safe and effective vaccine is more urgent than ever. As of Tuesday (May 5), there are...

First COVID-19 experimental vaccine trial underway in the US

On Monday (Mar 16), the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) in the United States announced that the first novel coronavirus vaccine trial in the United States officially gave its first dose to a participant in the study. With the world in the...