What becomes of Times Square when you take away hundreds of thousands of cheering, shivering New Year’s Eve revelers? It may no longer be the…
As Britain found itself even more isolated on Tuesday because of a new variant of the coronavirus, one vaccine expert said that there was no…View More BioNTech’s co-founder says there is no evidence its vaccine would not work on the new virus variant.
Want to get The Morning by email? Here’s the sign-up. Good morning. The Covid vaccine is here, and we explain how it arrived with stunning…View More The Fast Path to a Vaccine
The coronavirus vaccinations are starting. Now Americans need to be persuaded to trust and accept them. There are two basic tactics we’ve seen from science…View More To quash vaccine misinformation, this doctor opts for facts over fighting fiction.
Pfizer provided less detail in its announcement last week on Nov. 9 than Moderna did on Monday, Nov. 16. Pfizer’s outside board of experts analyzed…View More How Do Moderna’s Early Vaccine Results Compare with Pfizer’s?
The scientists randomly assigned volunteers to get either the Moderna vaccine or a placebo. The trial was blinded, meaning that neither the volunteers nor the…View More Moderna’s Covid Vaccine: What You Need to Know
Top White House officials are blocking strict new federal guidelines for the emergency release of a coronavirus vaccine, objecting to a provision that would almost…View More The White House blocks new coronavirus vaccine guidelines.
When Vladimir Putin announced Tuesday that Russia had approved a coronavirus vaccine — with no evidence from large-scale clinical trials — vaccine experts were worried.…View More How Russia’s Rushed Covid-19 Vaccine Could Backfire
After lagging behind its competitors in starting clinical trials, the French drugmaker Sanofi has announced plans to speed a vaccine development timeline that could yield…View More Sanofi Accelerates Its Timeline for Coronavirus Vaccine Development
The first coronavirus vaccine to be tested in people appears to be safe and able to stimulate an immune response against the virus, its manufacturer,…View More Coronavirus Vaccine Trial by Moderna Shows Promising Early Results