Turkey, Russia team up for clinical trials of COVID-19 vaccines
Turkey and Russia have joined efforts to conduct clinical trials of coronavirus vaccine candidates, Turkish Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said on Wednesday.
"We know that the vaccine research, in …
Blood vessel blockage, thrombosis are frequent in COVID-19 patients
The novel coronavirus infection may upset normal blood coagulation and cause thrombosis and vessel blockage, as well as skin manifestations, the rector of the I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical …
Brazil's coronavirus death toll nears 30,000
The number of coronavirus deaths in Brazil is nearing 30,000, according to official statistics.
As many as 623 deaths were recorded in the past 24 hours, bringing the death toll to 29,937. Efforts …
Russia’s Defense Ministry selects volunteers for coronavirus vaccine tests
The Russian Defense Ministry has selected volunteers from among military servicemen for coronavirus vaccine testing.
"Fifty military servicemen, including five women, who had voluntarily expressed …
Health Ministry says no protective equipment shortages in Russian regions
Monitoring data shows that there are no protective equipment shortages in Russian regions, Deputy Health Minister Viktor Fisenko said.
The RBC media outlet reported earlier that a group of doctors, …
Coronavirus spread coefficient in Russia and Moscow spikes to three-week maximum
The coronavirus spread coefficient in Russia continued its rise Monday and reached 1.04, adding 0.03 during the past 24 hours. This is the highest value since May 13. In Moscow, this value grew by …
Armenian prime minister says he and his family contract COVID-19
Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and his family members have contracted the novel coronavirus, he said during an online broadcast on his Facebook page on Monday.
"I have passed a test for the …
Greece to open hotels, summer cinemas, pools starting June 1
Hotels, summer cinemas, swimming pools, marriage agencies, golf courses and massage salons are scheduled to open up in Greece on June 1, as part of the next phase to ease strict restrictive measures …
Moscow reports 2,060 recoveries from COVID-19 in past 24 hours
Moscow Deputy Mayor Anastasia Rakova informed on Monday that 2,060 patients had recovered from COVID-19, a disease caused by the novel coronavirus, in Moscow in the past 24 hours.
"In the past 24 …
Coronavirus deaths in Moscow up by 76
Another 76 patients infected with coronavirus died in Moscow over the past day, bringing the city's death toll to 2,553 people, the anti-coronavirus crisis center reported on Monday.
"76 patients who …