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Tunisia launches virus-tracking app

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Tunisia launches virus-tracking app Tunisia launches virus-tracking app Credit: CC0 Public Domain Tunisia on Tuesday launched a contact-tracing mobile phone app that identifies and alerts users who may have had contact with others infected with the new coronavirus. The E7mi application, available on Android and awaiting validation for Apple’s iOS, …

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    NIH launches $500 million contest to produce best COVID-19 test

    NIH launches $500 million contest to produce best COVID-19 test

    NIH launches $500 million contest to produce best COVID-19 test NIH launches $500 million contest to produce best COVID-19 test (HealthDay)—A competition between researchers is part of a $1.5 billion program that seeks to speed development of accurate, quick, and easy-to-use COVID-19 tests, the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) …

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      Australia launches app to trace coronavirus contacts

      Authorities in Sydney have reopened some beaches for walking, running, swimming and surfing

      Australia launches app to trace coronavirus contacts Australia launches app to trace coronavirus contacts Authorities in Sydney have reopened some beaches for walking, running, swimming and surfing Australia has launched a smartphone app to trace people who come in contact with coronavirus patients despite privacy concerns that authorities insisted Sunday …

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        UN launches global push to speed virus vaccine production

        UN launches global push to speed virus vaccine production

        UN launches global push to speed virus vaccine production UN launches global push to speed virus vaccine production Credit: CC0 Public Domain The UN on Friday joined forces with world leaders and the private sector on an initiative to speed up development of COVID-19 vaccines and treatments, and ensure equal …

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          Dubai launches home tests for coronavirus

          Dubai launches home tests for coronavirus 1

          Dubai launches home tests for coronavirus Dubai launches home tests for coronavirus Credit: CC0 Public Domain Dubai on Friday launched a mobile testing service to carry out free coronavirus screening at home for the elderly and most vulnerable, after slightly easing strict confinement measures. The new “Mobile Laboratory Units” are …

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            Britain launches COVID-19 vaccine study, latest in race

            Britain launches COVID-19 vaccine study, latest in race

            Britain launches COVID-19 vaccine study, latest in race Britain launches COVID-19 vaccine study, latest in race Screen grab taken from video issued by Britain’s Oxford University, showing microbiologist Elisa Granato, being injected as part of the first human trials in the UK for a potential coronavirus vaccine, untaken by Oxford …

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              Norway launches virus tracker app

              Norway launches virus tracker app 2

              Credit: CC0 Public Domain Norway, one of the first European countries to begin lifting confinement measures, is launching a smartphone tracking and tracing app to try to halt a return of the deadly coronavirus. The “Smittestop” or “stop infection” app has been developed in the Nordic country to provide health …

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