EU declares AstraZeneca’s experimental jab safe

The European Union’s medicines regulator declared the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 jab, which is still undergoing clinical trials, as safe to use following its suspension in several EU countries that reported blood clots in some patients who received the vaccine. While the vaccine distributor received the green light to continue its rollout in EU countries that approved […]

No vaccine no privacy: Israel passes law

Israel passed a law allowing the government to share the identities of people who are not vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus. Passing the law, officials asked, “Is privacy more important than life itself?”

Pfizer launches COVID-19 vaccine trial in pregnant women

Pfizer and BioNTech will jab approximately 4000 pregnant women with their experimental COVID-19 vaccines in an effort to understand the vaccine’s effects. Globally, millions have already received shots of the vaccines authorized for emergency use.

Switzerland bans AstraZeneca vaccine

Switzerland has banned the AstraZeneca vaccine, becoming the only country in Europe not to authorize it. The decision came after the Swiss medical regulator concluded a lack of data on the vaccine’s efficacy.

Australias’ COVID-19 vaccine produced false H.I.V positives in trial volunteers

Australia has canceled an order for 51 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines, roughly a $750 million plan due to the vaccine producing false positive test results for H.I.V in some of the volunteers participating in a trial study. With dozens of coronavirus vaccines being tested worldwide, Australian vaccine  developed by University of Queensland and biotech […]