Airport trial will measure value of various Covid tests for passengers

Airport trial will measure value of various Covid tests for passengers

The success of several Covid-19 pre-departure test methods will be measured by airlines involved in a pilot at Heathrow Airport. The results of tests conducted by four of Heathrow’s transatlantic airlines – American Airlines, British Airways, United Airlines and Virgin Atlantic – will be brought…

Questions over '90 per cent effective' vaccine after error in trial

Questions over '90 per cent effective' vaccine after error in trial

Following a test failure, a new global trial will likely be conducted on the vaccine from Oxford University and AstraZeneca. AstraZeneca will likely take further steps to assess the effectiveness of its vaccine after a surprising result found that 90 percent protection was achieved when…

Photos of woman's dead body in bath 'worse than horror movie' shown during trial

Photos of woman's dead body in bath 'worse than horror movie' shown during trial

Grim photos of the body of a woman who was allegedly killed and then eaten by her ex-boyfriend have been shown to a jury during a trial over her killing. The trial of Joseph Oberhansley, who is accused of killing his ex-girlfriend Tammy Jo Blanton…

A top Covid-19 vaccine trial is on hold after a patient had health problems. Good.

A top Covid-19 vaccine trial is on hold after a patient had health problems. Good.

One of the most promising Covid-19 vaccine candidates, being developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University, had its Phase 3 trials put on hold after a patient experienced a serious adverse event. That certainly sounds like bad news for everybody eager to have a vaccine as…