Antibody Drug Itolizumab Lowers Risk of Death in Elderly Covid-19 Patients, Says Cuban Study

FILE PHOTO: Fake blood is seen in test tubes labelled with the coronavirus (COVID-19) in this illustration taken March 17, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo India’s Biocon Ltd said earlier this month it received regulatory approval in India for itolizumab for use in coronavirus infected patients with moderate-to-severe respiratory distress. It was originally tested as a…

Child Rape Charges Refiled against Mexican Megachurch Leader Months after Court Dismissed Previous Allegations

FILE – In this June 5, 2019, file photo, Naasón Joaquín García, the leader of fundamentalist Mexico-based church La Luz del Mundo, appears in Los Angeles County Superior Court. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File) Naasón Joaquín García, the self-proclaimed apostle of La Luz del Mundo, was charged with three dozen felony counts. Associated Press Los…

China Reports 127 New Confirmed Coronavirus Cases as Infections Continue to Surge in Xinjiang

A worker in protective suit measures the body temperature of a woman at the entrance to a residential compound, following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, China early July 28, 2020. Picture taken July 28, 2020. (cnsphoto via REUTERS) China’s National Health Commission (NHC) said on Friday that among the…