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Exclusive: Moderna spars with U.S. scientists over COVID-19 vaccine trials

07 Jul 2020

As the United States accelerates the search for a coronavirus vaccine, tensions have erupted between government scientists and Moderna Inc, one of the leading developers, Reuters has learned.

Exclusive: Moderna spars with U.S. scientists over COVID-19 vaccine trials

07 Jul 2020

As the United States accelerates the search for a coronavirus vaccine, tensions have erupted between government scientists and Moderna Inc, one of the leading developers, Reuters has learned.

Retracted COVID-19 studies expose holes in vetting of data firms

11 Jun 2020

NEW YORK The scramble to research the novel coronavirus has exposed weaknesses in the vetting of healthcare data being supplied by a growing number of U.S. firms, a flaw that forced two of the most respected medical journals to pull studies last week.

Exclusive: White House kept FDA in the dark on Russian ventilators for New York and New Jersey

30 May 2020

When U.S. President Donald Trump agreed to accept a shipment of ventilators from Russian President Vladimir Putin at the height of the coronavirus outbreak, the White House did not alert the FDA as it headed to New York and New Jersey, Reuters has learned.

House Democrats launch inquiry into Medicare stimulus payouts

30 May 2020

WASHINGTON Two U.S. House of Representatives Democrats on Friday launched an inquiry into whether the Health and Human Services Department misdirected billions of dollars in coronavirus stimulus money to healthcare providers facing criminal or civil fraud investigations.

Exclusive: Russian ventilators reached U.S. states without FDA oversight

23 May 2020

WASHINGTON/MOSCOW Russian-made ventilators now under investigation for causing deaths in Russia were not authorized by U.S. health regulators before the same model was sent to New York and New Jersey at the height of their coronavirus outbreaks, Reuters has learned.

EXCLUSIVE-Russian ventilators reached U.S. states without FDA oversight

22 May 2020

By Marisa Taylor and Gleb Stolyarov WASHINGTON/MOSCOW Russian-made ventilators now under investigation for causing deaths in Russia were not authorized by U.S. health regulators before the same model was sent to New York and New Jersey at the height of their coronavirus outbreaks, Reuters has learned.

Exclusive: Russian ventilators reached U.S. states without FDA oversight

22 May 2020

WASHINGTON/MOSCOW Russian-made ventilators now under investigation for causing deaths in Russia were not authorized by U.S. health regulators before the same model was sent to New York and New Jersey at the height of their coronavirus outbreaks, Reuters has learned.

EXCLUSIVE-Russian ventilators reached U.S. states without FDA oversight

22 May 2020

WASHINGTON/MOSCOW, May 22 Russian-made ventilators now under investigation for causing deaths in Russia were not authorized by U.S. health regulators before the same model was sent to New York and New Jersey at the height of their coronavirus outbreaks, Reuters has learned.

Whistleblower offers window into HHS’s flawed COVID-19 response

08 May 2020

WASHINGTON A new whistleblower complaint has drawn attention for its allegations that the Trump administration retaliated against a scientist who sent early coronavirus warnings. The case also provides an insider account of the dysfunction critics say paralyzed the Department of Health and Human Services at the dawn of the COVID-19 response.

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