The economic toll of COVID-19 is gutting Latin America’s research infrastructure at a time when it’s needed most.   Latin America is home to less than 10% of the global population but nearly a third of reported COVID-19 deaths. Researchers who rushed to lend their expertise…

Bucking a president worried by a battered economy and intent on reopening the country, a top US health official warned a Senate committee yesterday about the costs moving too quickly, The Washington Post reports. Anthony Fauci’s message: Be prepared for new outbreaks if…