Scientists around the world are searching for a vaccine that can help in the fight against COVID-19. They are also looking at pathogens that caused past epidemics – like the Ebola virus which was first identified in 1976.
Borussia Dortmund have said that the club has lost around €45 million due to the pandemic. Meanwhile, the government of the Netherlands has announced that some fans will be able to attend games from September 1.
The world's wealthiest countries are competing for remdesivir, despite assurances that they would work together to develop drugs that treat COVID-19. Pharmaceuticals giant Gilead Sciences is in an enviable position.
Uganda has lived up to its reputation as Africa's most hospitable nation by opening its border to 1,500 people fleeing militias. But the coronavirus lockdown means many more fleeing conflict have been locked out.
The European Commission has authorized the use of remdesivir to treat severe cases of COVID-19. Meanwhile, the US has recorded a record jump in cases for the second day in a row. Follow DW for the latest.
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