How Novavax Won $1.6 Billion From Operation Warp Speed For Coronavirus Vaccine

In late February, as the coronavirus spread around the world, Dr. Richard Hatchett, the head of an international nonprofit that gives money to vaccine developers, got on an important call to discuss

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Bill Gates, at Odds With Trump on Virus, Becomes a Right-Wing Target

The patent was not for Covid-19; it was connected to a potential vaccine for a different coronavirus that affects poultry. But two days later, the conspiracy website Infowars inaccurately said the patent

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Start-Ups Jump the Gun on Home Kits for Coronavirus Testing

Last week, two high-profile San Francisco health start-ups began marketing at-home coronavirus kits that let people collect their own saliva samples or oral throat swabs and then send the specimens to commercial

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