In countries where the B.1.1.7 variant is dominating, the picture is getting much worse,
Dozens of Hungarian news outlets have demanded access to health workers in an open letter today protesting their government’s suppression of COVID-19 reporting,
Leaders of 23 countries are backing a call for a pandemic treaty to boost cooperation and tackle gaps exposed by COVID-19,
A yet-to-be-released WHO report on COVID-19’s origins bolsters the animal source theory, a
Africa’s vaccine rollout is moving—with 32 countries vaccinating high-risk population groups using vaccines from COVAX and other sources, according to a
Tuberculosis may have claimed an extra 500,000 lives in 2020 because of the lack of TB diagnosis and care, according to
The AstraZeneca COVID-19 shot is good to go in Europe again after the European Medicines Agency found that the jab’s benefits
The wealthy vs. developing countries’ scuffle over patent rights to COVID-19 vaccines has intensified at the World Trade Organization this week.
“It’s been a revolution,” says Judith Breuer, a virologist at University College London. In just over a year, the virus that causes COVID-19 has become the most sequenced virus of all time. And the pandemic is the first to be tracked in real time.
Health systems are struggling with the tension between COVID-19’s immediate demands and the long-term struggle against tuberculosis—one of the deadliest infectious diseases.