Merck drops out of coronavirus vaccine development race

American drug manufacturer Merck dropped its bid to develop a vaccine against the Wuhan coronavirus. The firm announced the cessation of its COVID-19 vaccine program after its two candidates did not trigger strong immune responses. It said that phase one trials showed responses that did not reach the level elicited by earlier approved vaccines although there were … Continue reading Merck drops out of coronavirus vaccine development race

ScientistsThe Ebola virus is MUTATING, and ‘could become more contagious’

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2931410 Researchers in France believe the Ebola virus is showing signs of mutating. Team have been tracing the virus' spread throughout Guinea. Experts say it is 'not surprising' the virus is changing - it is like HIV and influenza which tend to mutate quickly.   Scientists tracking the spread of the Ebola in West Africa … Continue reading ScientistsThe Ebola virus is MUTATING, and ‘could become more contagious’