This is how America gets its vaccines

This is how America gets its vaccines

January 29, 2021 Darnetta Mahaffy 0

After just a week in office, the Biden administration is already under immense public pressure to fix America’s mangled vaccine rollout. Operation Warp Speed injected enormous sums into developing vaccines but left most of the planning—and cost—of administering them to states, which are now having to cope with the fallout. The reliance on chronically underfunded…

More than 200 coronavirus vaccines are still in development as the initial vaccine rollout ramps up. Here’s how experts anticipate 2021 playing out.

More than 200 coronavirus vaccines are still in development as the initial vaccine rollout ramps up. Here’s how experts anticipate 2021 playing out.

January 23, 2021 Darnetta Mahaffy 0

Summary List PlacementAs the first coronavirus vaccines are rolling out, the 200-plus additional candidates in development face immense challenges in ever reaching the public. Despite the uncertainty, investor enthusiasm has remained. The vaccine ambitions of many small biotechs have resulted in their stocks surging to all-time highs. But as safe and highly effective shots start…

Vaccines are the latest battleground for doctors on social media

Vaccines are the latest battleground for doctors on social media

January 1, 2021 Darnetta Mahaffy 0

Valerie Fitzhugh has watched the news a lot more over the past four years, certainly more than she remembers doing at any other point in her life. In the first months of the pandemic, she kept hearing one message, from news outlet to news outlet, that she couldn’t stop thinking about: there weren’t enough people…