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In Covid-19 Vaccine Data, LGBTQ People Fear Invisibility

The Coronavirus Outbreak Latest Updates Maps and Cases Vaccine Rollout Second Dose Outdoor Mask Guidance Josie Nixon of Denver, Colo. had to select “other” for her gender when registering for a Covid vaccine. There was no option for “transgender woman.”Credit…Caleb Alvarado for The New York Times SectionsSkip to contentSkip to site index In Covid Vaccine… Read More »

Pharmaceutical companies warn Biden patent waiver would hurt COVID-19 vaccine production

The pharmaceutical industry is arguing that President Joe Biden’s decision to back a waiver for COVID-19 vaccine patent protections will undermine innovation and shrink the already-strained supply chain. “It’s an empty promise. … It’s not going to lead to more shots in arms. In fact, it’s likely to make the situation worse because patents aren’t… Read More »

Adagio, flush with cash, launches large study of next-gen COVID-19 antibody

Dive Brief: Adagio Therapeutics said Wednesday it has started a massive Phase 2/3 trial designed to see whether its antibody drug, ADG20, can prevent symptomatic coronavirus disease. The study, named EVADE, is a roughly 6,400-participant trial enrolling people at high risk for COVID-19, as well as patients who have been exposed to someone infected with… Read More »