Read more about the article SPANISH FLU: Three Gorillas Test Positive For COVID In Spain
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SPANISH FLU: Three Gorillas Test Positive For COVID In Spain

Three gorillas have tested positive for COVID-19 at a Spanish zoo. It is not the first case of gorillas being infected, following reports last year that multiple gorillas at a San Diego zoo in the United States had tested positive for COVID-19, but experts are worried about what variant is…

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Read more about the article CHINESE FAKEAWAY: Court Bans Expert From Alleging Cover-Up COVID’s Chinese Lab Origins But Dodges Whether Claim Is True
Christian Drosten, aged 49, who is a German virologist whose research focus is on novel viruses, after he received a Special Award for Outstanding Achievements in Scientific Communication during the COVID-19 Pandemic. (Peitz, Charite/Newsflash)

CHINESE FAKEAWAY: Court Bans Expert From Alleging Cover-Up COVID’s Chinese Lab Origins But Dodges Whether Claim Is True

A scientist who accused a COVID-19 expert of hiding that the virus originated in a Chinese lab has been banned from spreading 'fake news' after a legal challenge. Hamburg-based nanoscience specialist Prof. Dr. Roland Wiesendanger said in an interview with German magazine Cicero, published in February of this year, that…

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Read more about the article MUM-TO-BE COVID BREAKTHROUGH: Vaxed Mothers Pass On Antibodies to Newborns Says Study
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MUM-TO-BE COVID BREAKTHROUGH: Vaxed Mothers Pass On Antibodies to Newborns Says Study

A new study has revealed that most women who catch COVID-19 during pregnancy pass on protective antibodies to their unborn babies. The research results were announced at the European Congress of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases (ECCMID) in the Portuguese capital Lisbon, which took place between 23rd and 26th April.…

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Read more about the article COVID-19 Cases And Deaths Higher In Areas That Supported Brazils COVID-19 Denying President Bolsonaro
Jair Messias Bolsonaro is the 38th president of Brazil. (@jairmessiasbolsonaro/Newsflash)

COVID-19 Cases And Deaths Higher In Areas That Supported Brazils COVID-19 Denying President Bolsonaro

A new study appears to support claims made last year that Brazil’s far-right President Jair Bolsonaro was guilty of crimes against humanity in dismissing COVID-19 as a "little flu". In October last year, a group of Brazilian senators asserted that President Bolsonaro intentionally allowed thousands of people to die from…

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Read more about the article VACCINE HOPE: New COVID Vax Could Protect Against All Variants
COVID vaccine developed at MedUni Vienna could protect against omicron and other variants. (MedUni Wien/Newsflash)

VACCINE HOPE: New COVID Vax Could Protect Against All Variants

Scientists believe they are on the verge of producing a new COVID vaccine that could protect against all variants, including Omicron. The vaccine - produced at Austria's Medical University of Vienna - is said to contain boosters that strengthen the body's immune system response. The head of the project -…

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