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Viewpoint: Lack of international cooperation could perpetuate the pandemic crisis for years

World leaders now have an opportunity to seal the deal on a global framework that puts international cooperation above vaccine ...
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Viewpoint: Coronavirus exposes why the UN is unfit to mobilize international cooperation, says Council on Foreign Relations head

The United Nations has fallen far short of its goals to “maintain international peace and security,” “develop friendly relations among ...
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Viewpoint: Human challenge trials – volunteers intentionally infected with COVID-19 – are ‘uninformative, unnecessary and unethical’

Deliberately infecting volunteers with SARS-CoV-2 to test the efficacy of vaccine candidates is unnecessary, uninformative, and unethical. … [O]ne prominent ...
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Biomedicine, vaccines and antibiotics dramatically better human lives, but critics raise specter of ‘dangerous viruses’ and bioterrorism

Although continued innovation will further improve people’s lives, it will also give rise to new threats. … True, better diagnostics, ...