Coronavirus

Latest news from the CDC on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
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U.S. universities rally against COVID-19

Universities in the United States are using their scientific, technological and research capabilities to control and defeat COVID-19.
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U.S. scientists collaborate in worldwide search for COVID-19 cure

U.S. researchers and their international partners are developing treatments for COVID-19. Learn how these collaborations are fighting the pandemic.
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U.S. cracks down on COVID-19 scams

The U.S. Department of Justice shut down a website pushing a bogus COVID-19 vaccine. Learn how the agency is protecting Americans from other scams.
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U.S. researchers map COVID-19 cases to predict future needs

Learn how U.S. computer scientists are creating disease projection models that help policymakers tackle COVID-19 and plan for the future.
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Muslim Americans observe Ramadan at home

The new coronavirus pandemic has caused American Muslims to keep their traditional Ramadan observances close to home. See how they are coping.
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The U.S. role in global health security [video]

The United States leads in fighting diseases worldwide. Learn more about how the United States and its partners are tackling COVID-19 and other diseases.
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Scholars from U.S. exchange program fight COVID-19

Around the world, Fulbright scholars — past and present — are responding to coronavirus in their communities by using their training to help others.
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U.S. businesses support COVID-19 response [video]

Across the U.S., over 6 million small and large businesses are producing more supplies to help fight COVID-19 at home and abroad.
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U.S. company uses drones to deliver COVID-19 tests in Ghana

A California company that previously used its drone technology to deliver blood in Rwanda is now tackling COVID-19 in rural Ghana.