Mix-and-match technique with Sinovac vaccine still pending

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, July 9) – The Philippine government has yet to give the green light to mix other brands with China’s Sinovac vaccine. Food and Drug Administration chief executive Eric Domingo told CNN Philippines Source Friday that a blended approach for COVID-19 vaccine brands was only proven effective …

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Interview: Trade talks between the United States, Taiwan and the global semiconductor shortage | Voice of America

DEPARTMENT OF STATE – At a time of a global semiconductor shortage and growing trade tensions with China, US officials pledge to continue “a strong, robust and dynamic engagement” with Taiwan on economic and trade issues. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Taiwan’s largest chip maker, accounts for more than half of …

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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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New calculation technique, the software identifies the types of cells within a tumor and its microenvironment

(Boston) – The discovery of new groups or categories within diseases, organisms and biological processes and their organization into hierarchical relationships are important and recurring activities in biology and medicine, which can help to elucidate the specific vulnerabilities of a group and, ultimately, new therapeutic interventions. Now, a new study …

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