Medicine

HK scientists say new antiviral coating can protect surfaces for 90 days

HK scientists say new antiviral coating can protect surfaces for 90 days

Published 27/04/2020

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Researchers at a Hong Kong university say they have developed an antiviral coating which could provide 90 days of “significant” protection [more…]

Novacyt signs coronavirus test supply contract with UK government

Novacyt signs coronavirus test supply contract with UK government

Published 27/04/2020

PARIS (Reuters) - Healthcare and clinical diagnostics company Novacyt has signed a supply contract with the UK’s Department of Health & Social Care (DHSC) for [more…]

As protesters decry U.S. coronavirus lockdown, officials urge caution

As protesters decry U.S. coronavirus lockdown, officials urge caution

Published 21/04/2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. (Reuters) - The U.S. debate over restrictions for fighting the coronavirus intensified on Monday, as protesters labeled mandatory lockdowns as “tyranny,” while medical [more…]

Sex toy sales take off amid Colombia’s coronavirus quarantine

Sex toy sales take off amid Colombia’s coronavirus quarantine

Published 14/04/2020

BOGOTA (Reuters) - Gerson Monje holds up his cellphone to proudly show off his online sex shop. A red banner reading “sold out!” is plastered [more…]

Russia’s coronavirus cases jump by almost 1,000 in 24 hours

Russia’s coronavirus cases jump by almost 1,000 in 24 hours

Published 06/04/2020

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia’s coronavirus case tally has risen to 6,343 in the past 24 hours, a record daily increase of 954, the country’s crisis [more…]

Tiger at New York’s Bronx Zoo tests positive for coronavirus

Tiger at New York’s Bronx Zoo tests positive for coronavirus

Published 06/04/2020

(Reuters) - A tiger at the Bronx Zoo in New York City has tested positive for the respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus, in [more…]

Thailand reports 51 new coronavirus cases, three more deaths

Thailand reports 51 new coronavirus cases, three more deaths

Published 06/04/2020

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand reported 51 new coronavirus cases and three more deaths on Monday, according to a spokesman for the government’s Center for COVID-19 [more…]

Mexico registers 2,143 coronavirus cases, 94 deaths

Mexico registers 2,143 coronavirus cases, 94 deaths

Published 06/04/2020

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico on Sunday had registered 2,143 cases of the novel coronavirus in the country, an increase of 253 cases from a [more…]

Infertility Clinics: Natural Selection

Infertility Clinics: Natural Selection

Published 03/04/2020

Any financial crisis reveals the existing problems of the industry. Reproductive medicine is not an exception.
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Do social distancing better, White House doctor tells Americans. Trump objects

Do social distancing better, White House doctor tells Americans. Trump objects

Published 03/04/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Dr. Deborah Birx, the coordinator of the White House task force on the coronavirus, had a message for Americans on Thursday: do [more…]