Exclusive: Medical journals expand investigation into potential misconduct in cardiac research

WASHINGTON, Sept 13 (Reuters) – Three medical journals recently launched independent investigations into possible manipulation of data in cardiac studies by Temple University researchers, Reuters has learned, adding a new scrutiny to an investigation into the misconduct by the university and the US government. The Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology and the Journal of … Read more

Top scientists join forces to study main theory behind long COVID

A patient suffering from long COVID is examined in the post-coronavirus disease (COVID-19) clinic at Ichilov Hospital in Tel Aviv, Israel February 21, 2022. Picture taken February 21, 2022. REUTERS/Amir Cohen/ File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register CHICAGO, Sept 8 (Reuters) – Top scientists from leading academic centers are banding … Read more

Queen Elizabeth dies at 96, ending an era for Britain

The Queen had reigned for 70 years The family had gathered at their home in Balmoral His son Charles, 73, becomes king BALMORAL, Scotland, September 8 (Reuters) – queen elizabethBritain’s oldest reign monarch and figurehead of the nation for seven decades, died Thursday at his home in Scotland at the age of 96. “The Queen … Read more

Queen Elizabeth’s family rush to the side of an ailing monarch

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Doctors say the Queen, 96, is under medical supervision Heir to the throne, Prince Charles is with the Queen Family members visit Balmoral Castle BALMORAL, Scotland, September 8 (Reuters) – Britain’s royal family has rushed to be with Queen Elizabeth after doctors expressed concern for the … Read more

Long link between COVID and suicide: Scientists warn of hidden crisis

CHICAGO/LONDON, Sept 8 (Reuters) – Scott Taylor could never quit COVID-19. The 56-year-old, who caught the disease in the spring of 2020, had still not recovered about 18 months later when he took his own life at his home near Dallas, having lost his health, memory and ‘silver. “No one cares. No one wants to … Read more

US eyes annual shots as updated COVID vaccines roll out

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Sept 6 (Reuters) – The United States should begin recommending COVID-19 vaccines every year, health officials said on Tuesday, as new reminders designed to combat currently circulating variants of the coronavirus roll in. deploy. By the end of this week, 90% of Americans will be … Read more

Israel. An Al Jazeera journalist was probably killed unintentionally by his forces

Palestinians sit in front of a mural depicting Palestinian-American journalist Shireen Abu Akleh ahead of U.S. President Joe Biden’s visit to Bethlehem in the Israeli-occupied West Bank July 13, 2022. REUTERS\Mussa Qawasma Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register JERUSALEM, Sept 5 (Reuters) – The Israeli investigation into the murder of Al Jazeera … Read more

US FDA greenlights Omicron-targeted COVID boosters ahead of revaccination campaign

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 31 (Reuters) – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday cleared Pfizer’s updated COVID-19 booster shots (PFE.N)/BioNTech (22UAy.DE) and Moderna that target the dominant BA.4 and BA.5 Omicron subvariants, as the government prepares for a massive fall vaccination campaign that could begin within days. … Read more

Moderna sues Pfizer/BioNTech for patent infringement on COVID vaccine

Moderna’s logo is reflected in a drop on a syringe needle in this illustration taken November 9, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 26 (Reuters) – Moderna sued Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech on Friday for patent infringement in the development of the first COVID-19 vaccine approved … Read more

UK leadership candidate Sunak attacks COVID lockdown response

Ex-finance minister says downsides of lockdowns removed Sunak says scientists had too much influence Prime Minister’s candidate claims the government tried to scare the public LONDON, Aug 25 (Reuters) – Former finance minister Rishi Sunak, one of two candidates vying to be Britain’s next prime minister, has criticized outgoing Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s handling of … Read more