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SARS-CoV-2–Specific Antibodies in Domestic Cats during First COVID-19 Wave, Europe
https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/27/12/21-1252_article

Oct 25th, 2021 - Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the cause of the ongoing coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, causes high rates of illness and death among humans. SARS-CoV-2 is a newly recognized member of the genus Betacoronavirus, family Coronaviridae, that infects humans. An early serosurvey among domestic cats in Wuhan, China, during January–March 2020 reported 14.7% serop...

Children With Cancer At Higher Risk for Severe Illness from COVID-19
https://www.onclive.com/view/children-with-cancer-at-higher-risk-for-severe-illness-from-covid-19

Oct 22nd, 2021 - Approximately 20% of pediatric patients with cancer infected with COVID-19 experienced severe illness, according to data published in The Lancet Oncology. Furthermore, deaths due to the infection were proportionally higher in this patient population compared with the general pediatric population, providing evidence that children with cancer are at higher risk of developing severe illness from C...

Explainer-Americans wonder: Which COVID-19 booster is best?
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-boosters-explainer/explainer-americans-wonder-which-covid-19-booster-is-best-idUSKBN2HC243

Oct 22nd, 2021 - CHICAGO (Reuters) - Americans this week were handed a big decision when it comes to getting a COVID-19 vaccine booster. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Thursday said individuals who qualify could choose a different vaccine from the one they received for their initial inoculation. For Americans asking how to choose, the following is what some experts advise: The CDC ...

Walmart, Walgreens U.S. stores roll out Moderna, J&J COVID-19 booster shots
https://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-boosters/update-4-walmart-walgreens-u-s-stores-roll-out-moderna-jj-covid-19-booster-shots-idUSL4N2RI3BC

Oct 22nd, 2021 - (Reuters) -Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc and Walmart Inc said on Friday their U.S. pharmacies started administering COVID-19 booster shots from Moderna Inc and Johnson & Johnson, in addition to previously authorized Pfizer-BioNTech booster. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Thursday recommended J&J and Moderna’s booster shots and said Americans can choose a different shot f...

HCA Healthcare's labor pains cast shadow on upbeat quarter
https://www.reuters.com/article/hca-healthcare-results/update-4-hca-healthcares-labor-pains-cast-shadow-on-upbeat-quarter-idUSL4N2RI2TL

Oct 22nd, 2021 - (Reuters) -HCA Healthcare Inc on Friday cautioned higher labor costs that tarnished strong third quarter profits could linger for longer as the hospital operator battles a staff crunch, sending the company’s shares down. A nationwide shortage of healthcare workers amid fatigue from a prolonged COVID-19 pandemic has forced hospitals to shell out more to hire and retain nurses and other staff ami...

Factbox-Latest on the worldwide spread of the coronavirus
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest/factbox-latest-on-the-worldwide-spread-of-the-coronavirus-idUSKBN2HC0J2

Oct 22nd, 2021 - (Reuters) - Russia reported a fourth straight daily record of COVID-19 deaths with a week to go before the start of a workplace shutdown ordered by President Vladimir Putin, while Germany’s seven-day incidence rate rose sharply over the past week. * The UK Health Security Agency designated a Delta subvariant called AY.4.2 as a “Variant Under Investigation”, saying on Friday there was some evide...

Walgreens to administer Moderna, J&J COVID-19 booster shots at U.S. stores
https://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-boosters/walgreens-to-administer-moderna-jj-covid-19-booster-shots-at-u-s-stores-idUSL4N2RI3AO

Oct 22nd, 2021 - Oct 22 (Reuters) - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc said on Friday customers can start receiving booster COVID-19 shots from Moderna Inc and Johnson & Johnson at its U.S. stores. The move comes after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Thursday recommended the additional doses and said Americans can choose a different shot from their original inoculation as a booster.

Doctors urge unvaccinated Hungarians to avoid weekend rallies
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-hungary-healthcare/doctors-urge-unvaccinated-hungarians-to-avoid-weekend-rallies-idUSKBN2HC1DM

Oct 22nd, 2021 - BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary’s main doctors’ association on Friday urged Hungarians not immunised against COVID-19 to stay away from mass rallies this weekend amid a rise in cases across central Europe. The region has the European Union’s lowest vaccination rates, an unwelcome distinction in which both political and economic factors play a role, and deadlier variants of the virus are spreading ...

Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine shows 90.7% efficacy in trial in children
https://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-pfizer-children/pfizer-biontech-covid-19-vaccine-shows-90-7-efficacy-in-trial-in-children-idUSL4N2RI2X5

Oct 22nd, 2021 - NEW YORK, Oct 21 (Reuters) - The Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine showed 90.7% efficacy against the coronavirus in a clinical trial of five to 11 year olds, the U.S. drugmaker said on Friday. Sixteen children in the trial who had received a placebo got COVID-19, compared with 3 who were vaccinated, Pfizer said in briefing documents submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Because mor...

HCA Healthcare third quarter profit jumps more than threefold
https://www.reuters.com/article/hca-healthcare-results/hca-healthcare-third-quarter-profit-jumps-more-than-threefold-idUSL4N2RI2TB

Oct 22nd, 2021 - Oct 22 (Reuters) - Hospital operator HCA Healthcare Inc reported a 240% rise in third-quarter profit on Friday, driven primarily by the sale of four hospitals in Georgia. Net income attributable to HCA rose to $2.27 billion, or $7.00 per share, in the quarter ended Sept. 30, from $668 million, or $1.95 per share, a year earlier.

Analysis-Vaccinated Singapore shows zero-COVID countries cost of reopening
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore-analysis/analysis-vaccinated-singapore-shows-zero-covid-countries-cost-of-reopening-idUSKBN2HC0OZ

Oct 22nd, 2021 - SINGAPORE (Reuters) -Few are left to inoculate in wealthy Singapore after a vigorous campaign achieved a level of coverage envied by many nations battling the coronavirus pandemic, but a record surge in deaths and infections gives warning of risks that may still lie ahead. Despite mask mandates, strict social curbs and COVID-19 booster doses available for over a month, infections in the Asian c...

BRIEF-U.S. CDC Advisers Vote In Favor of Moderna, J&J Covid-19 Vaccine Boosters
https://www.reuters.com/article/brief-us-cdc-advisers-vote-in-favor-of-m/brief-u-s-cdc-advisers-vote-in-favor-of-moderna-jj-covid-19-vaccine-boosters-idUSFWN2RH1T6

Oct 21st, 2021 - Oct 21 (Reuters) - * U.S. CDC ADVISERS VOTE TO RECOMMEND MODERNA COVID-19 VACCINE BOOSTER FOR OLDER ADULTS, SOME HIGH-RISK INDIVIDUALS * U.S. CDC ADVISERS VOTE TO RECOMMEND BOOSTER SHOT FOR THOSE WHO RECEIVED JOHNSON & JOHNSON COVID-19 VACCINE Further company coverage:

U.S. CDC advisers recommend Moderna COVID-19 vaccine boosters for some Americans
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-moderna-boosters/u-s-cdc-advisers-recommend-moderna-covid-19-vaccine-boosters-for-some-americans-idUSKBN2HB2O8

Oct 21st, 2021 - (Reuters) - A panel of outside advisers to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday voted to recommend a booster dose of Moderna Inc’s COVID-19 vaccine for people age 65 and older, and some high-risk individuals.

Abid on Optimizing COVID-19 Vaccines in CAR T-Cell Therapy Recipients
https://www.onclive.com/view/abid-on-optimizing-covid-19-vaccines-in-car-t-cell-therapy-recipients

Oct 21st, 2021 - Welcome to OncLive On Air®! I’m your host today, Kristi Rosa. OncLive On Air® is a podcast from OncLive®, which provides oncology professionals with the resources and information they need to provide the best patient care. In both digital and print formats, OncLive® covers every angle of oncology practice, from new technology to treatment advances to important regulatory decisions. In today’s...

Chipotle beats quarterly same-store sales estimates
https://www.reuters.com/article/chipotle-results/chipotle-beats-quarterly-same-store-sales-estimates-idUSL4N2RH46C

Oct 21st, 2021 - Oct 21 (Reuters) - Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc beat estimates for quarterly same-store sales on Thursday as COVID-19 vaccinations and new items encouraged more people to dine out at its restaurants despite higher prices. Comparable sales rose 15.1% in the third quarter, compared with market expectations of 13.4% growth, according to Refinitiv data. (Reporting by Hilary Russ in New York and Prave...

U.S. CDC advisers weigh Moderna, J&J COVID-19 vaccine boosters, mix-and-match shots
https://www.reuters.com/article/healthcoronavirus-vaccines-boosters/u-s-cdc-advisers-weigh-moderna-jj-covid-19-vaccine-boosters-mix-and-match-shots-idUSL1N2RH1V7

Oct 21st, 2021 - Oct 21 (Reuters) - A panel of advisers to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Thursday are considering several recommendations for rollout of COVID-19 vaccine boosters from Moderna Inc and Johnson & Johnson , expected to pave the way for additional shots for millions of Americans. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday authorized the booster doses U.S. FDA c...

BRIEF-UK's MHRA Says Added GBS As Very Rare Side Effect Of AstraZeneca Vaccine
https://www.reuters.com/article/brief-uks-mhra-says-added-gbs-as-very-ra/brief-uks-mhra-says-added-gbs-as-very-rare-side-effect-of-astrazeneca-vaccine-idUSFWN2RH0VZ

Oct 21st, 2021 - Oct 21 (Reuters) - UK’s MHRA: * UK MHRA, ON COVID-19 VACCINE ASTRAZENECA, SAYS ADDED GUILLAIN-BARRÉ SYNDROME AS A VERY RARE SIDE EFFECT Further company coverage:

UPDATE 1-Rentokil quarterly revenue rises on strong pest control demand
https://www.reuters.com/article/rentokil-initial-outlook/update-1-rentokil-quarterly-revenue-rises-on-strong-pest-control-demand-idUSL4N2RH1JN

Oct 21st, 2021 - (Adds quote, background, details) Oct 21 (Reuters) - Britain’s Rentokil Initial posted a more than 10% jump in third-quarter ongoing revenue on Thursday, as reopening of businesses following easing of COVID-19 restrictions boosted demand for its pest control services. As vaccinations across the world gather pace and restrictions are lifted in the United States as well as in Europe, its core pes...

Rentokil quarterly revenue rises on strong pest control demand
https://www.reuters.com/article/rentokil-initial-outlook/rentokil-quarterly-revenue-rises-on-strong-pest-control-demand-idUSL8N2RB4M5

Oct 21st, 2021 - Oct 21 (Reuters) - Britain’s Rentokil Initial posted a more than 10% jump in third-quarter ongoing revenue on Thursday, as reopening of businesses following easing of COVID-19 restrictions boosted demand for its pest control services. The company, which offers hand soaps, sanitizers, deep cleaning and pest control services, said ongoing revenue excluding disinfection for the three months to Sep...

Novavax tumbles after report on COVID-19 vaccine production delay
https://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-novavax/update-1-novavax-tumbles-after-report-on-covid-19-vaccine-production-delay-idUSL4N2RG3B0

Oct 20th, 2021 - (Reuters) -Shares of Novavax Inc fell 16% after a report from Politico said the company faces significant hurdles in proving it can manufacture its experimental COVID-19 vaccine that meets regulators’ quality standards, resulting in production delays. The methods Novavax used to test the efficacy of its vaccine have fallen short of U.S. regulators’ standards, according to the Politico report, c...