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COVID-19 vaccine tracker: What’s the status of all vaccines in development?

COVID-19 vaccine tracker: What’s the status of all vaccines in development?

New York Times | 
Vaccines typically require years of research and testing before reaching the clinic, but in 2020, scientists embarked on a race ...
China sidesteps global safety norms, injecting thousands with potentially risky COVID vaccines

China sidesteps global safety norms, injecting thousands with potentially risky COVID vaccines

New York Times | 
The world still lacks a proven coronavirus vaccine, but that has not stopped Chinese officials from trying to inoculate tens ...
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China demands DNA from millions of men and boys, raising questions about privacy and consent

New York Times | 
[China’s police force has] swept across the country since late 2017 to collect enough samples to build a vast DNA ...
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China wants to use DNA to map faces. Is it a technology for ‘hunting people’?

New York Times | 
Chinese scientists are trying to find a way to use a DNA sample to create an image of a person’s ...

Can China reverse its severe gender imbalance?

Reuters | 
Chinese health authorities on Wednesday described the gender imbalance among newborns as "the most serious and prolonged" in the world, ...
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