Tag: HUMDIS

  • WHO says no evidence monkeypox virus has mutated

    May 23 (Reuters) – The World Health Organization has no evidence that the monkeypox virus has mutated, a senior UN agency official said on Monday, noting that the endemic infectious disease in West and Central Africa has tended not to change. . Rosamund Lewis, head of the smallpox secretariat which is part of the WHO’s […]

  • China says it will take targeted measures to support economy

    People wearing face masks to prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cross a street near a shopping mall in Beijing, China April 15, 2022. REUTERS/Tingshu Wang Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BEIJING, May 23 (Reuters) – China will expand tax credit refunds, postpone social security payments and loan repayments, […]

  • WHO expects more monkeypox cases to emerge worldwide

    A section of skin tissue, harvested from a lesion on the skin of a monkey, which had been infected with monkeypox virus, is seen at 50X magnification on day four of the rash developing skin in 1968. CDC/Handout via REUTERS Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, May 21 (Reuters) – The […]

  • Apple is looking to increase production outside of China, reports the Wall Street Journal

    An Apple logo hangs above the entrance to the Apple Store on 5th Avenue in the Manhattan borough of New York, July 21, 2015. REUTERS/Mike Segar/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register May 21 (Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) has told some of its contractors it wants to increase production outside […]

  • Explanation: How concerned should we be about monkeypox?

    A section of skin tissue, harvested from a lesion on the skin of a monkey, which had been infected with monkeypox virus, is seen at 50X magnification on day four of the rash developing skin in 1968. CDC/Handout via REUTERS Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, May 21 (Reuters) – […]

  • Wall Street ends mixed after a trying week

    Ross Stores plunges after slashing 2022 guidance S&P 500 +0.01%, Nasdaq -0.30%, Dow Jones +0.03% May 20 (Reuters) – Wall Street ended on a mixed note on Friday after a volatile session that saw Tesla tumble and other growth stocks also lost ground. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq recorded their seventh consecutive week of losses, […]

  • WHO calls emergency meeting as monkeypox cases top 100 in Europe

    A section of skin tissue, harvested from a lesion on the skin of a monkey, which had been infected with monkeypox virus, is seen at 50X magnification on day four of the rash developing skin in 1968. CDC/Handout via REUTERS Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Cases in nine European countries, North […]

  • The number of monkeypox cases in Spain reaches 31, mainly linked to the sauna

    A section of skin tissue, harvested from a lesion on the skin of a monkey, which had been infected with monkeypox virus, is seen at 50X magnification on day four of the rash developing skin in 1968. CDC/Handout via REUTERS Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MADRID/LISBON, May 20 (Reuters) – Spanish […]

  • WHO calls emergency meeting as monkeypox cases top 100 in Europe

    Rare outbreak of viral disease outside of Africa Cases in the UK, Spain, Belgium, France and North America cause still uncertain WHO holds emergency meeting to discuss cases As cases top 100, Germany declares highest on record in Europe LONDON, May 20 (Reuters) – The World Health Organization was due to hold an emergency meeting […]

  • Britain offers smallpox vaccine as monkeypox cases spread across Europe

    LONDON, May 19 (Reuters) – A handful of monkeypox cases in Britain has prompted authorities to offer a smallpox vaccine to some healthcare workers and others who may have been exposed, as a handful of additional cases have been confirmed in parts of Europe. Monkeypox is a usually mild viral illness characterized by symptoms of […]