Covid-19 Vaccine

The chair of President-elect Joe Biden’s Equity Task Force and COVID-19 Advisory Board said that all communities should be included in the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccinations.

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand of New York
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Health officials in Connecticut want to build confidence in the COVID-19 vaccine with the first batch set to arrive in the state in the coming days.

Covid-19 Vaccine
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A Yale public health expert said he expects it’ll be a long time before the COVID-19 vaccine makes a difference in day-to-day life in the United States.

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The Justice Department filed a lawsuit against Yale on Thursday that claims its undergraduate admissions process discriminates against Asian and white applicants in violation of the 1964 Civl Rights Act. Some civil rights attorneys see the lawsuit as a threat to affirmative action.

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Researchers from Yale think they’ve found one reason children with COVID-19 fare better than adults: the presence of some helpful molecules in their immune systems.