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With more doses, Uganda takes vaccination drive to markets

KAMPALA, Uganda — At a taxi stand by a bustling market in Kampala, Uganda’s capital, traders simply cross a road or two, get a shot in the arm and rush back to their work.Until this week, vaccination centers were based mostly in hospitals in this East African country that faced a brutal COVID-19 surge earlier…

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U.S. administers over 351 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccines -CDC

The United States has administered 351,400,930 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Sunday morning and distributed 407,561,705 doses, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.Those figures are up from the 350,627,188 vaccine doses the CDC said had gone into arms by Aug. 7, out of 407,550,175 doses delivered.The agency said…

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U.S. administers 340.4 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccines – CDC

The United States has administered 340,363,922 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Saturday morning and distributed 393,929,955 doses, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.Those figures are unchanged from the previous day.The agency said 187,579,557 people had received at least one dose while 162,435,276 people are fully vaccinated as of…

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Vaccine Doses to Be Tossed; Trauma Fees for Minor Injuries; Pandemic Olympics

Welcome to the latest edition of Investigative Roundup, highlighting some of the best investigative reporting on healthcare each week. Millions of COVID Vaccine Doses May Be Tossed As millions of Americans continue to refuse to get vaccinated against COVID-19, millions of vaccine doses are sitting on shelves about to expire, STAT News reported. Both the…

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4 million doses of Pfizer, Moderna likely through COVAX by August

Indemnity issue to be settled to bring the two US vaccines through COVAX TopicsCoronavirus Vaccine | Pfizer | Vaccination Sohini Das  |  Mumbai  Last Updated at July 7, 2021 23:17 IST The global Covid vaccine collaboration COVAX says all participants in the facility must have signed the indemnity agreements with the manufacturers in question to receive doses through COVAX.…

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Some J&J vaccine doses May be used, but many Should be Chucked

by Linda A. Johnson and Zeke Miller Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain U.S. regulators are allowing the release of about 10 million doses of Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine from a troubled Baltimore factory, but many more doses can’t be used and must be thrown out. The Food and Drug Administration announced Friday that it had…

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U.S. to Donate Doses; ‘Lab-Leak’ Chatter Revived: Virus Update

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The Serum Institute of India aimed to be a major world supplier of COVID-19 vaccines. India’s pandemic got in the way.Reporting for this story was supported by the Pulitzer Center.The original campus of the Serum Institute of India covers 20 hectares next to its equally large biotech park, which vastly expanded its vaccine production capacity.PHOTO:…

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Ultra-low doses of inhaled nanobodies Successful against COVID-19 in hamsters

Animals who received inhaled nanobodies have fewer coronavirus particles in their bronchioles (right panel, orange) and are less inflamed (magenta). Credit: Nambulli et al., Science Advances In a paper published today in Science Advances, researchers from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine showed that inhalable nanobodies targeting the spike protein of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus…

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Woman gets 6 doses of COVID-19 vaccine at once

Home News A vial of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine at a vaccination site in Cardiff, United Kingdom. (Image credit: Justin Tallis – Pool / Getty Images) A woman in Italy accidentally received six doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine all at once, according to news reports.The 23-year-old woman did not experience any serious side effects from…