U.S. CDC to weigh rare clot risk with J&J's COVID-19 vaccine as use paused
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. health advisory panel on Wednesday is set to review six reported cases of rare blood clots in women who received Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine one day after federal regulators paused the use of the shot to assess the issue.
Elderly show similar antibody response to first dose of Astra, Pfizer COVID-19 shots: UK study
LONDON (Reuters) - The first study to directly compare immune reactions between Pfizer's and AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccines found strong and broadly similar antibody responses in over 80-year-olds after a first dose of either shot, scientists said on Wednesday.
UPDATE 1-Elderly show similar antibody response to 1st dose of Astra, Pfizer COVID-19 shots -UK study
LONDON, April 14 (Reuters) - The first study to directly compare immune reactions between Pfizer's and AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccines found strong and broadly similar antibody responses in over 80-year-olds after a first dose of either shot, scientists said on Wednesday.
CanSinoBIO says no serious blood clots from its vaccine
(Reuters) - China's CanSino Biologics Inc said on Wednesday that no serious blood clot cases had been reported in people inoculated with its single-dose COVID-19 vaccine.
Ford to offer hands-free driving in some car, truck models later this year
(Reuters) - Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it will start putting its hands-free highway driving technology in some of its pickup truck and Mustang models later this year.
CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-EXPLAINER-How worried should we be about blood clots linked to AstraZeneca and J&J vaccines?
ZURICH, April 13 (Reuters) - U.S. regulators have recommended pausing the use of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine as they investigate rare blood clotting in six women, including one who died.
Road to ruin: informal byways sow seeds of destruction in Colombia's Amazon
SAN VICENTE DEL CAGUAN, Caqueta, Colombia (Reuters) - The dirt tracks winding through southern Colombia's tangled jungle often mark the beginning of the end for besieged patches of rainforest in this part of the Amazon.
Coinbase listing marks latest step in crypto's march to the mainstream
LONDON, April 14 (Reuters) - Coinbase Global Inc, the biggest U.S. cryptocurrency exchange, will list on the Nasdaq on Wednesday, marking a milestone in the journey of virtual currencies from niche technology to mainstream asset.
UAE partners with Japan's ispace to send rover to the moon in 2022
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REFILE-UPDATE 1-UAE partners with Japan's ispace to send rover to the moon in 2022
DUBAI, April 14 (Reuters) - Lunar exploration company ispace will transport a United Arab Emirates rover to the moon in 2022, the company said on Wednesday, as the UAE pushes for rapid expansion in the space exploration business to diversify its economy.
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