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Coronavirus live updates: German firm says vaccine candidate can be stored in standard fridge

Coronavirus hospitalizations in the U.S. topped record highs for the second day in a row on Wednesday, data shows.  The previous peak occurred in April when 59,940 patients were hospitalized with the virus. The U.S. has recorded over 241,000 deaths and nearly 10.4 million confirmed infections since the start of the pandemic, according to data from Johns Hopkins… Read More »

Pfizer coronavirus vaccine candidate shows early promise

A coronavirus vaccine candidate from pharmaceutical company Pfizer has shown potential in healthy volunteers. Stocks jumped on the announcement Wednesday. The experimental vaccine developed by Pfizer and the biotech firm BioNTech produced promising results in early-stage human trials, in which 45 volunteers were given doses of the vaccine. Each participant received 10, 30, or 100… Read More »

Buttigieg is the only top 2020 candidate not offering staffers health care yet – NBC News

Breaking News Emails Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE May 9, 2019, 10:00 AM UTC By Josh Lederman WASHINGTON — On the campaign trail, Pete Buttigieg likes to say that “health care is freedom” and that if “leaving your job means you’re going to… Read More »