Cuomo, 62, is a second-generation New York governor, currently in his third term. His father, the late Mario Cuomo, also was a three-term governor from 1983 to 1994. Cuomo is divorced from Kerry Kennedy, a daughter of the slain presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy. The governor repeatedly has denied that he has presidential ambitions of his own. … [Read more...] about New York Governor Gives Final Daily COVID-19 Update
Brazil’s movie theaters were among the first sectors of the economy to stop operations as the coronavirus outbreak grew, so it seems fitting fans are enjoying movies again, although it’s unclear if more theaters will reopen, because the virus remains active. … [Read more...] about Brazil Opens Drive-in to Help People Cope With COVID-19
Pan American Health Organization Director Carissa Etienne said in a briefing Tuesday, "Brazil has 23% of all cases and 21% of all deaths in our region, and we are not seeing transmission slowing down. That is, the cases in almost all countries in Latin America, and a few in the Caribbean, are rising." … [Read more...] about Brazil Reports Record High Daily COVID-19 Cases
"We already know that sitting and having prolonged contact in indoor environments where there's poor air quality, where people are engaged in talking for extended periods of time — that's a risky environment to be in," she said. "Does that mean that you need to wear an N95 mask in that environment? I don't think we have any evidence to suggest that that's necessary." … [Read more...] about WHO Under Fire Over COVID-19 Transmission Route
The blood of recovered patients is also full of the cells that produce antibodies. In recent years, technology has emerged that can sort through millions of these cells to find the ones that produce the most potent antibodies against an individual germ. These cells then form the basis of a manufacturing process to grow large quantities of antibodies. … [Read more...] about Can Lab-Grown Antibodies Cure COVID-19?