Coronavirus research already 100 times more than SARS

Coronavirus research already 100 times more than SARS

TOKYO — The coronavirus pandemic has produced an worldwide explosion of research that has outpaced peer reviews, suggesting a new trend in public health science that favors speed over established channels. In four months, about 10,000 research papers...
UK turns on China over Hong Kong, Huawei and coronavirus

UK turns on China over Hong Kong, Huawei and coronavirus

LONDON — Prime Minister Boris Johnson this week wrote that the U.K. would give around 3 million eligible Hong Kong residents a potential “route to citizenship” should China impose a national security law on the former British colony. Citing fears the...
Wear masks in public says WHO, in update of coronavirus guidance

Wear masks in public says WHO, in update of coronavirus guidance

LONDON (Reuters) — The World Health Organization (WHO) updated its guidance on Friday to recommend that governments ask everyone to wear fabric face masks in public areas where there is a risk of transmission of COVID-19 to help reduce the spread of the pandemic...