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uscoronavirus nov26 America is celebrating a bleak and dangerous Thanksgiving holiday at a time more than 1,80,000 people are infected with coronavirus in a single day, and half of them in hospitals are fighting it. Wednesday was also the day when the second highest number of COVID deaths was reported in the country. With 2304 new deaths reporting in the last 24 hours, the country's total number of COVID-19 casualt

uscoronavirus nov25 Tuesday, the United States reported the highest death toll in single day from coronavirus in seven months. With 2261 new deaths reporting in the last 24 hours, the country's total number of COVID-19 casualties increased to 259962, as per latest data from the Johns Hopkins University Center for Systems Science and Engineering. The all-time high in single day deaths was recorded on April 15, when

uscoronavirus nov24 After a brief lull in the weekend, coronavirus infections in the United States returned to the 1,70000-plus mark. With 1,73,383 new cases reporting in the last 24 hours, the country's total number of COVID-19 infections increased to 12420871, as per latest data from the Johns Hopkins University Center for Systems Science and Engineering. 918 deaths in the last 24 hours took the total casualties

Jushi Holdings Inc., a Florida-based cannabis and hemp operator, said it intends to invest about $50 million to expand its marijuana cultivation and processing facility in Scranton, Pennsylvania. The company expects the expansion to create over 100 new jobs in the Scranton area. Jushi plans to nearly...

uscoronavirus nov23 After hitting record high levels in the previous days, coronavirus infections and deaths due to the pandemic in the United States showed a downward trend in the weekend. For the first time, daily COVID-19 cases crossed the 180000 threshold Thursday, raising fears that the numbers are rapidly moving close to the 2,00,000 mark. But the trend reversed in the following days. With 1,58,047 new cases

covidvaccine nov17 23nov20 AstraZeneca Plc and Oxford University's coronavirus vaccine candidate AZD1222 is found to be 70 percent effective on average against Covid-19, according to the British pharmaceutical giant. AstraZeneca plans to immediately prepare regulatory submission of the data to worldwide authorities for conditional or early approval. The company will also ask for an Emergency Use Listing from the WHO.

samosaproducts nov23 The Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) has issued a public health alert for chicken samosa products containing spring roll pastries, which are recalled by the producer Tee Yih Jia (TYJ) Food Manufacturing, due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen.

regeneron nov23 Regeneron's investigational COVID-19 antibody therapy REGN-COV2, which was administrated to U.S. President Donald Trump, has received emergency use authorization or EUA from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. According to the company, REGN-COV2 or REGEN-COV2, a combination of two monoclonal antibodies casirivimab and imdevimab, is the first antibody cocktail for COVID-19 to receive EUA.

Marijuana company Harvest Health & Recreation Inc. said it has settled its dispute with a small group of the previous owners of Interurban Capital Group or ICG in connection with an $85.8 million acquisition deal. In March, Arizona-based Harvest Health completed the merger with ICG for about $85.8...

tobacco nov20 One in five adults are using a tobacco product in the United States, findings from a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) study show. To assess recent national estimates of tobacco product use among U.S. adults 18 years or older, CDC analyzed data from the 2019 National Health Interview Survey. It measured use of five tobacco products: cigarettes, cigars, pipes, e-cigarettes, and smok

uscoronavirus nov20 Daily COVID-19 infections in the United States are rapidly moving close to the 2,00,000 mark with new cases reaching the highest point since the pandemic began. With 1,88,146 new cases reporting in the last 24 hours, the country's total number of COVID-19 infections increased to 11717953, as per latest data from the Johns Hopkins University Center for Systems Science and Engineering. This is a 1

gileadsciences oct23 20nov20 The World Health Organization or WHO has warned against using Gilead Sciences' Covid-19 drug remdesivir to treat hospitalized patients. According to the agency, there is currently no evidence that remdesivir improves survival and other outcomes in these patients. The conditional recommendation by WHO against the use of remdesivir is part of a living guideline on clinical care for COVID-19.

Little Green Pharma Ltd. said it has become the first Australian company to export medicinal cannabis oil to Germany. The West Perth-based medical cannabis company said it exported the first commercial shipment of locally grown and GMP-manufactured medicinal cannabis oil to CC Pharma GmbH, a German...

lilly nov20 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued an emergency use authorization for Eli Lilly and Co.'s (LLY) rheumatoid arthritis drug baricitinib, in combination with Gilead Sciences' (GILD) remdesivir, to treat COVID-19 patients.

oxford astrazeneca covid 19 111920 A coronavirus vaccine candidate being developed by British pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca PLC and Oxford University is safe and produced a strong immune response in older adults, data from an early study of the vaccine showed. The data from the mid-stage trial of the vaccine, ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 or AZD1222, was published in the Lancet medical journal on Thursday.

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