coronavirus

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Turning COVID-19 vaccine technology against cancer

New vaccines protect people from COVID-19. Now U.S. researchers are bringing the technology to the fight against cancer.
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Global health security matters to everyone

The U.S. advances global health security, partnering to ensure communities worldwide can prevent, detect and address public health threats.
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U.S. sends COVID-19 vaccines worldwide [rolling updates]

The United States is donating billions in COVID-19 vaccine doses, funding for COVAX and medical supplies to countries all over the world.
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COVID-19 testing, oxygen programs launched

Learn more about how U.S.-led COVID-19 programs will improve access to medical oxygen and other vital supplies.
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U.S. sends COVID-19 vaccines worldwide [November 2022]

The United States is donating billions in COVID-19 vaccine doses, funding for COVAX and medical supplies to countries all over the world.
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U.S. sends COVID-19 vaccines worldwide [October 2022]

The United States is donating billions in COVID-19 vaccine doses, funding for COVAX and medical supplies to countries all over the world.
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How COVID-19 disruptions exacerbated food insecurity

This installment in a series looks at how the COVID-19 pandemic is one of several factors driving the global food crisis.
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U.S. sends COVID-19 vaccines worldwide [September 2022]

The United States is donating billions in COVID-19 vaccine doses, funding for COVAX and medical supplies to countries all over the world.
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Building on the U.N.’s success

Food security and global health issues are among top U.S. priorities at the 77th U.N. General Assembly meeting in New York.