Coronavirus spreading in care homes again, Government warns

Coronavirus has begun spreading through care homes and infecting vulnerable patients again, the Government has admitted in a nationwide alert issued to providers and local authorities. A letter, seen by The Telegraph, was issued late on Friday urging bosses to “take necessary action to prevent and limit outbreaks” amid rising infection rates among the elderly. […]

Why China could be poised to win the race for a coronavirus vaccine

Manufacturing and distribution could prove to be another sticking point. While traditional inactivated vaccines are less complex, said Dr Chowdhary, the manufacturing process is slowed by the need for high security labs to grow live virus at the start of the process....