MRNA vaccine technology goes flu: Moderna says trial has started

Moderna has distributed the first doses of an mRNA-based influenza vaccine to participants in an early-phase clinical trial, the company said on Wednesday. Moderna ultimately plans to test the vaccine on around 180 people in the phase 1/2, stratified, randomized, observer-aware trial. The trial will look at safety, different doses, …

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Why India Failed | MIT Technology Review

But voices like hers were drowned out by messages from the federal government, which suggested India had somehow foiled the virus. The hype was so strong that even some medical professionals subscribed to it. A professor at Harvard Medical School told the Mint financial daily that “the pandemic behaved in …

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Telehealth deserves attention in the 5G technology debate

Montgomery County is currently debating 5G cellular technology and improving infrastructure. While MedChi, the Maryland State Medical Society, does not normally get involved in local zoning issues, we believe Montgomery County needs to consider healthcare as it considers its technology infrastructure. One need only look at the recent pandemic to …

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