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Pandemic Dashboards Win Followers in Search of Latest Covid Data

Hundreds of government departments have had to quickly learn how to present data to the public as Covid-19 spread from country to country across the globe. The resulting platforms—while sometimes flawed because of incomplete data, technology constraints or just awkward presentation have become a mainstay of the pandemic.

Profiling Coronavirus Mutations Helps Scientists Find Weak Spots

Erica Ollmann Saphire spent the past year and a half profiling the coronavirus, creating intricate three-dimensional images in her San Diego lab to understand its most problematic features. That information is now revealing the pathogen’s weak spots and ways to exploit them.

Biogen Accused of Baiting Patients With Illegal Drug Co-Pays

Biogen Inc. was accused by a managed-care provider of illegally boosting sales of its pricey multiple sclerosis drugs by providing them free to patients on a temporary basis and then funneling money to them for co-payments so they can keep taking the medications.

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Covid-19 Vaccine: Can Your Employer Make You Take It?

As employers are making plans to return to their workplaces. How quickly they succeed will likely depend on how many of their employees get vaccinated.

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