Coronavirus pandemic likely to ebb around autumn
The current novel coronavirus pandemic is likely to ebb around autumn, but there is no time frame when it will end, the Shanghai Daily quotes Dr. Zhang Wenhong, of Huashan Hospital, as saying.
Coronavirus most active at about 4 degrees Celsius
The novel coronavirus is most active at temperatures around four degrees above zero Celsius and gets much weaker at high temperatures, Hong Kong University scientists have found.
The virus is very …
Press review: Moscow goes on lockdown and Russian economy headed towards recession
Top stories in the Russian press on Monday, March 30, prepared by TASS
Kommersant: Moscow goes under citywide lockdown
Starting from Monday, March 30, Moscow and the surrounding suburbs began to …
Russia restricts border entries amid pandemic
Russia is introducing restrictions on crossing the national border on March 30 in accordance with the government’s order. The document shows that these restrictions apply to car, railway, …
Japan to ban entries from US, China, South Korea, Europe
Japanese authorities will fully ban any entry into the country of foreigners coming from the United States, China, South Korea and most European countries to tackle the coronavirus spread, …
Ukraine’s coronavirus cases nearing 500
The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Ukraine has reached 475, while 10 people died from the virus, the press service for the national Health Ministry said Sunday.
"As for 22:00 March 29, …
Medvedev says Russia can possibly adopt stricter measures to fight coronavirus
Deputy Chairperson of the Russian Security Council Dmitry Medvedev does not rule out a possibility of stricter measures introduced if the coronavirus pandemic gets worse in the country.
"We should be …
Three potential COVID-19 cures undergo clinical tests on patients
Three drugs — Umifenovir, Remdesivir and Favipiravir — undergo clinical testing on patients with the coronavirus disease, according to the temporary recommendations on coronavirus …
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson says infected with coronavirus
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, 55, announced Friday that his coronavirus tests were positive.
"Over the last 24 hours I have developed mild symptoms and tested positive for coronavirus," he …
US scientists’ findings indicate vaccine against COVID-19 may be created
US specialists’ latest findings indicate that an effective vaccine against the novel coronavirus-related disease can be created, the chairman and executive director of the Russian-American …