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Just as the box office hit its stride, the delta variant appeared, with the power to halt progress

Jeenah Moon | Reuters A slow and steady uptick in box office receipts could be threatened by a new coronavirus variant. Since March, the domestic box office has gained steam, recently tallying as much as $ 98.7 million in ticket sales over the course of last weekend, a record during the pandemic era. Around 80%… Read More »

Researchers Halt Trials of Promising Sickle Cell Treatment

Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story Researchers Halt Trials of Promising Sickle Cell Treatment Two patients in a gene therapy study developed cancer years after treatment. It is not clear whether the therapy was responsible. Researchers working in the cellular and molecular therapeutics branch at the National Heart,… Read More »

New NSW cases halt easing of restrictions

The NSW government has slammed the brakes on easing more restrictions, as the state records another 11 locally transmitted cases of the coronavirus. NSW premier Gladys Berejiklian announced 13 new cases, two of which were diagnosed in hotel quarantine, telling reporters “this is the most concerned we’ve been since that first incident when the Victorian… Read More »