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Hurting the virus by targeting the host

Hurting the virus by targeting the host

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US tops 500,000 virus deaths, matching the toll of 3 wars

The COVID-19 death toll in the U.S. topped 500,000 Monday, all but matching the number of Americans killed in World War II, Korea and Vietnam combined.

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Race against virus variations in South Africa is lesson for global chemical planners

The South Africa coronavirus variant has raised fears around the world that new Covid-19 strains will render the current generation of vaccines ineffective.

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UK’s virus jabs pass 15 mn, as New Zealand dictates city lockdown

Britain’s coronavirus vaccination programme passed the 15 million mark on Sunday, hours after New Zealand, so far largely spared by the pandemic, ordered its largest city into lockdown.

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Average new US virus cases below 100K for 1st time in weeks

Average daily new coronavirus cases in the United States dipped below 100,000 in recent days for the first time in months, but experts cautioned Sunday that infections remain high and precautions to slow the pandemic must remain in place.

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Europe’s virus death toll passes 800,000

More than 800,00 people have died from the coronavirus across Europe since the pandemic began in December 2019, according to an AFP tally Saturday based on official sources.

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WHO says virus ‘catastrophic’ for cancer care in Europe

The COVID-19 pandemic is having a “catastrophic” impact on cancer treatment, the World Health Organization’s European branch warned on Thursday, with cancer services disrupted in a third of countries in the region.

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Single virus case sends Australia’s Perth into snap lockdown

The Australian city of Perth will begin a snap five-day lockdown after a security guard at a quarantine hotel tested positive for COVID-19, authorities announced Sunday.

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China’s virus vigilance trashes travel plans for millions

The travel plans of millions were thrown into disarray Thursday by cancelled trains, flights and Chinese government ‘advice’ to stay at home ahead of the Lunar New Year, a sign of China’s determination to keep virus cases low at all costs.

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Relative of virus victim asks to Fulfill WHO experts in Wuhan

Relative of virus victim asks to meet WHO experts in Wuhan  The Associated Press Xi Jinping touts coronavirus cooperation as China persists with vaccine disinformation push  CNN WHO in Wuhan is probing Covid’s origins as politics h…