“In parts of the country where vaccination rates are high … I think we’re largely protected,” Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC on Wednesday.
Moderna’s results, while promising, may not reflect how the vaccines actually perform in real-world scenarios against the delta and other Covid variants.
“We’re always going to have some level of spread,” the former FDA chief told CNBC on Monday. “We’re not going to try to get this down to zero cases a day.”
Doximity CEO Jeff Tangney became the latest tech billionaire this week after taking Doximity public on the New York Stock Exchange.
Johnson & Johnson has agreed to halt sales of opioids nationwide in a $230 million settlement with New York state.
The U.K. has one of the highest Covid vaccination rates in the world yet it’s seeing a surge in cases. Where the U.K. treads, others could follow, experts fear.
A key CDC advisory panel is holding a meeting Wednesday to discuss rare, but higher-than-expected, reports of heart inflammation in young people.
Roughly 65% of American adults have received one shot or more as of Monday, according to the CDC, on pace to land at about 67% on the Fourth of July.
As of Saturday, 1,010,489,000 doses had been given to people in China, and more than 100 million doses were administered in six days.
“The data is clear: If you are unvaccinated, you’re at risk of getting seriously ill or dying or spreading it,” Biden said from the White House.
The German biotech’s initial public offering was priced Thursday night at $15 per share, the high end of the expected range.
Dr. Scott Gottlieb warned about the potential long-term effects of Covid and pointed to a new study that suggests brain tissue is being destroyed.
The Covid delta variant that was originally discovered in India is now spreading around the world.
The CEO of Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis outlined how policymakers and the health industry can improve pandemic preparedness.
Nepal’s second wave of Covid infections is tapering off — but the country needs more vaccines, Prime Minister Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli said.
The leaders of the G-7 issued a joint statement promising to enact measures on Covid vaccines, China and global corporate tax.
Biogen Alzheimer’s drug Aduhelm is the first new treatment for dementia approved by the FDA in decades, and it’s started a war over the brain drug pipeline.
Dr. Peter Hotez explains why southern states could feel the impact of the highly transmissible delta variant of coronavirus as early as summer.
The number of severe cases of myocarditis or pericarditis in people ages 16 to 24 remains quite low, Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC.
The EU and the U.S. will call for more progress on an investigation into the origins of Covid-19, according to a draft EU document.
Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC on Wednesday he believes enough Americans are fully vaccinated to delay the risk presented by the Delta Covid variant.
However, Americans who haven’t been vaccinated or previously infected with Covid need to “be careful,” Dr. Marty Makary told CNBC on Tuesday.
The “No Palantir in Our NHS” campaign comes after Palantir partnered with Britain’s National Health Service on a Covid-19 “Data Store.”
Some of the emails to Fauci at the beginning of the pandemic turned out to be eerily prophetic as thousands reached out to him for advice or with suggestions.
Covid-19 highlighted flaws in medical testing, but new understanding of genes and immune response could lead to a new era of disease diagnostic technology.
India has so far reported more than 28.5 million cases and over 340,000 deaths.
The Covid-19 variant first detected in India in October has now spread to at least 62 countries as outbreaks surge across Asia and Africa.