A fast-spreading Omicron variant that causes milder illness compared with previous versions of the coronavirus has fueled the view that COVID-19 poses less of a risk than in the past.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Omicron accounted for more than 95% of all new cases in the United States last week.
Concerns are growing worldwide about a possibly more transmissible version of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19.
The Food and Drug Administration has issued a fresh warning about the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccination.
Omicron is a novel coronavirus strain with a high number of alarming mutations.
Merck and Ridgeback Biotherapeutics' Molnupiravir is a novel antiviral medication.
According to Dutch authorities, 61 individuals who landed in Amsterdam on two planes from South Africa tested positive for Covid-19.
On Tuesday, about 40,000 new cases were recorded in the nation. In the 24-hour period, 236 individuals died from the sickness.
The Society for Neuroscience is the world's biggest organization of scientists and doctors working on brain and nervous system health concerns.
Currently, the United States is witnessing approximately 150,000 new instances of delta each day, with 100,000 hospitalizations.