ICYMI: Australia’s Perth goes into five-day lockdown after hotel quarantine security guard tests positive for COVID-19

That puts an end to Western Australia’s 10-month coronavirus-free streak This comes as the security guard working at the hotel – which serves as a quarantine facility for inbound travelers – tested positive for COVID-19 with fears it could be a UK or South African variant. Western Australia premier, Mark McGowan, said that: “Beginning at […]

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ICYMI: Japanese University says its isolated a silkworm protein which could be coronavirus vaccine

The race to get a COVID-19 vaccine continues, this item in Japanese media about a university partnering with a startup  has isolated a protein from silkworms could be a potential vaccine says its possible to create the protein artificially in the bodies of silkworms in large amounts hopes to team with a pharmaceutical company to […]

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Overnight news ICYMI: Gilead plans to produce two million remdesivir coronavirus course by the end of 2020

Gilead Sciences planning to produce the amount of its potential COVID-19 drug remdesivir by the end of the year  It says it’ll begin trial of an easier-to-use inhaled version in August (its currently administered intravenously) inhaled formulation would be via a nebulizer, whoich would make its use easier outside of in-patient at hospital This was […]

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