Recent research by the University at Albany and the New York State Department of Health shows that over 2 million adults in New York were infected with the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, through late March 2020.
– University at Albany, State University of New York
Annals of Epidemiology
Nearly 9 in 10 U.S. adults are "very" (55%) or "somewhat" (33%) concerned that the pharmaceutical industry will leverage the COVID-19 pandemic to raise drug prices.
– West Health Institute
West Health and Gallup Poll
If past hospitalizations for pneumonia and other respiratory illnesses are any guide, many Americans could face high out-of-pocket medical costs for COVID-19 hospitalizations despite the fact that many insurers have waived their cost-sharing requirem...
– Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
Atlantic Health System Cancer Care will continue its tradition of world-class medical education with its 2020 Annual Review in Oncology Virtual Symposium. The symposium, held virtually this year with free registration, will take place Saturday, June...
– Atlantic Health System
The University of Illinois at Chicago will soon test a vaccine for COVID-19. Expected to launch July 9, the trial — a phase 3 clinical study — will test the efficacy of a vaccine developed by biotech company Moderna.
– University of Illinois at Chicago
A new global study has found that only 2.5 percent of tropical reefs are formally protected and conserved through laws and regulations. These numbers are significantly lower than previous estimates, and highlight an urgent need for governments, commu...
– Wildlife Conservation Society
Several years ago, planetary scientist Lynnae Quick began to wonder whether any of the more than 4,000 known exoplanets, or planets beyond our solar system, might resemble some of the watery moons around Jupiter and Saturn.
– NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
One of the biggest and longest-standing questions in the history of human thought is whether there are other intelligent life forms within our Universe. Obtaining good estimates of the number of possible extraterrestrial civilizations has however bee...
– University of Nottingham
The Astrophysical Journal
A research team from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering and the Electronics-Inspired Interdisciplinary Research Institute at Toyohashi University of Technology has indicated that the relationship between attentional states in response...
– Toyohashi University of Technology
In the wake of the deaths of George Floyd, Rayshard Brooks and many more, a new study from the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis finds that religion may offer a protective role for black adolescent boys who experience police abuse.
– Washington University in St. Louis
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
Many people are using COVID-19 quarantine to get projects done at home, meaning plenty of online shopping for tools and supplies.
– Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)
Information Systems Research
More than 8 in 10 Americans (83%) say the future of our nation is a significant source of stress, according to the American Psychological Association’s most recent survey report, Stress in AmericaTM 2020: Stress in The Time of COVID-19, Volume Two....
– American Psychological Association (APA)
Stress in AmericaTM 2020: Stress in The Time of COVID-19, Volume Two
The coronavirus pandemic has renewed attention on the Strategic National Stockpile, the nation’s emergency reserve of medical supplies. It’s just one of the stockpiles the United States maintains for economic and strategic purposes.
– Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
"The State of U.S. Strategic Stockpiles", Backgrounder, CFR.org, June 15, 2020 Anshu Siripurapu
– Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations (SMLR)
– Cornell University