The pace of coronavirus testing in the United States has seen a meteoric rise in the past week. But the country still lags in tests relative to its population, despite having the world’s most reported coronavirus cases.
Most New Zealanders will be in effective self-isolation from Wednesday.
Frank QuattroneNZ, w only 100 confirmed COVID cases among its 4,800,000 people, orders total lockdown in 48 hrs. Kiwis continuing to move faster than US at every comparable stage. PM @jacindaardern : “We have a window we are utilising that some countries did not”
Scientists are testing whether existing FDA-approved drugs can fight novel coronavirus.
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In an ambitious international collaboration, researchers have “mapped” proteins in the coronavirus and identified 50 drugs to test against it.
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The orders fall just short of a full lockdown, and it wasn’t immediately clear how, or to what degree, they would be enforced. People will still be able to go shopping for essential items such as food and household supplies, and seek medical care.
Frank QuattroneBay Area 'shelter in place' expected: Only essential businesses open in 6 counties with 6.7 million people until April 7
Chief Justice of the United States John Roberts issued a highly unusual and forceful rebuke to Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., calling his seemingly threatening statements directed at Associated Justices Neal Gorsuch and Brett...