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Max Nisen

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A $2 Billion Bet on Pfizer’s Covid Vaccine Is Worth It

The US just took a step beyond funding Covid-vaccine research toward actively securing shots.

Don't Hype the Hope for Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid Vaccine

After months of hype, the world finally has human trial data from a front-running vaccine collaborat

COVID Leaves Its Mark on Three Health Giants

Health-care earnings season is firmly here, with reports now in from three pillars of the sector: ph

A Lower Death Rate Doesn’t Make the US Covid Surge OK

The recent spike in US Covid-19 infections has mercifully been accompanied by a declining death coun

The FDA Wants a Covid-19 Vaccine That Really Works

As the entire world awaits a vaccine against Covid-19, the US Food and Drug Administration is explic

COVID Curve Has a Simple Explanation

An alarming chart has been making the rounds.

Vaccine Developers Need to Take Their Time

The fast pace at which various laboratories are working on vaccines against Covid-19 carries both pr

What Covid-19’s Second Wave Could Look Like

The world is beginning to loosen restrictions that have been put in place to limit the spread of Cov

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