The United States, through the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), joined with the government of Ghana to commemorate worldwide World AIDS Day 2020. "If donors and countries invest in rolling out access of injectable PrEP to women at higher risk of HIV, new infections could be dramatically reduced", Winnie Byanyima said in a statement.
Both the Moderna and Pfizer vaccines proved more effective than anticipated and far superior to the 50 per cent benchmark set by the US Food and Drug Administration. European Union regulators will assess Moderna's vaccine by January 12. Who gets the vaccine first? As mandated by the FDA, Moderna said it had also accumulated two months of safety data from its final-stage trial of more than 30,000 participants.
Born in Singapore from a mother who'd been infected with COVID-19, the baby has antibodies against the virus , Sky News reports. Even though the mother was infected with the virus, the baby is said to be free from the infection and what's more surprising is the fact that baby had antibodies present in his system that was protecting him from the virus.
The blood tests found SARS-CoV-2 antibodies in 106 of 7,389 blood donors, which suggests they had been exposed to the virus. According to a Bloomberg report, the study identified 106 infections from 7,389 blood samples collected from donors in nine U.S.
Trump filed the day after Democratic Gov. Previously, the state's governor, Democrat Tony Evers, certified the result of the election , which saw Joe Biden win the vote in Wisconsin by a margin of less than 1%, despite POTUS' campaign challenging the outcome.
The county on Friday reported 24 additional deaths and 4,544 new COVID-19 cases with a five-day daily average of 4,751 cases. Beaches, trails and parks remain open, too, so long as individuals keep their distance from others outside their households and wear a mask.