Novartis to make U.S. researchers’ COVID-19 gene therapy vaccine hopeful

ZURICH (Reuters) – Novartis re-entered vaccine making on Thursday, inking a manufacturing deal with a U.S. team whose COVID-19 candidate relies on technology similar to that of the Swiss drugmaker’s $2.1 million-per-patient gene therapy, Zolgensma. FILE PHOTO: The logo of … Continue reading Novartis to make U.S. researchers’ COVID-19 gene therapy vaccine hopeful

Exclusive: After Trump’s attacks, Republicans are less confident in voting by mail, poll shows

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republicans are much more skeptical than Democrats their ballots will count if cast by mail and less confident they will be able to vote in November’s election if their state switches to all-mail voting, according to a … Continue reading Exclusive: After Trump’s attacks, Republicans are less confident in voting by mail, poll shows

Bill lengthening coronavirus small business loan terms nears U.S. House passage

FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Capitol Rotunda on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., as the death toll from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic exceeds 100,000 victims, May 27, 2020. REUTERS/Tom Brenner/File Photo WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives on … Continue reading Bill lengthening coronavirus small business loan terms nears U.S. House passage

German union accuses Volkswagen of ‘management errors’ that put jobs at risks

FILE PHOTO: The logo of German carmaker Volkswagen is seen on a new Golf car at Brussels Motor Show, Belgium, January 9, 2020. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir/File Photo HAMBURG (Reuters) – Germany’s biggest labor union criticized Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) on Thursday for a … Continue reading German union accuses Volkswagen of ‘management errors’ that put jobs at risks