Pfizer Inc. PFE, -1.39% and partner BioNTech SE BNTX, +8.89% plan to begin soon testing a freeze-dried version of its COVID-19 vaccine, which if proven to work safely could ease storage and handling of the shots in rural U.S. areas and low-income countries.
In April, Pfizer is set to start a clinical trial evaluating a so-called lyophilized formulation in adults 18 to 55 years old in the U.S., according to a government database, clinicaltrials.gov, and confirmed by the company.
Among the many controversies that surround Lil Nas X’s new song and video “Montero (Call Me By Your Name),” one of involves accusations of plagiarism. Some people noticed large similarities between his video and FKA Twigs’ 2019 video for “Cellophane.” Lil Nas admitted to TIME that he took inspiration from FKA Twigs’ video for his […]
The organization that in the U.S. says whether the economy is in a recession or not seems to be asleep on the job. The National Bureau of Economic Research defines a recession as the period between a peak of economic activity and its subsequent trough, or lowest point. There is no debate that the NBER […]
A new month is off to a bullish start, or so it seems, as stock futures climb following Friday’s better-than-expected, 916,000 gain in March jobs, which underpins investor hopes for a strong post-COVID-19 rebound. As for the data, there’s a lot to like, according to Tim Duy, chief U.S. economist at SGH Macro Advisors. “Assuming […]
Some of the nation’s $1,400 stimulus checks started hitting bank accounts this past weekend, the Internal Revenue Service said, but customers at some major banks say they’re still waiting — and they’re not happy about. Wells Fargo, for example, told its customers they would have to wait until March 17 to get their stimulus money. […]