1. New Chinese Vaccine Increases Protection Against Coronavirus  The Rio Times
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  3. Moderna climbs 5% as Fauci calls its early COVID-19 vaccine data 'quite promising' (MRNA)  Business Insider
  4. US plans massive COVID-19 vaccine testing effort to meet year-end deadline  CNA
  5. Doubts greet $1.2 billion bet by United States on a coronavirus vaccine by October  Science Magazine
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Developed by Chinese researchers, a new Covid-19 vaccine project has yielded promising results reported in a study published in the prestigious The Lancet scientific journal. The vaccine was tested on 108 people, split into three groups, and produced a "significant" increase of antibodies against the novel coronavirus, according to the researchers.Developed by Chinese researchers, a new Covid-19 vaccine project has yielded promising results reported in a study published in the prestigious The Lancet scientific journal. The vaccine was tested on 108 people, split into three groups, and produced a "significant" increase of antibodies against the novel coronavirus, according to the researchers.

Small Test Study: New Chinese Vaccine Increases Protection Against Covid-19 | The Rio Times

“'A lot of people are going to die until we solve the political situation' -- Brazil becomes an epicentre for #COVID19 as politics hampers public health response https://t.co/xsCF3btZUp via @cbcnews #GlobalHealth”

André Picard on Twitter: "'A lot of people are going to die until we solve the political situation' -- Brazil becomes an epicentre for #COVID19 as politics hampers public health response https://t.co/xsCF3btZUp via @cbcnews #GlobalHealth"

“Open and occupied graves are seen during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at Vila Formosa cemetery, Brazil's biggest cemetery, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, May 22, 2020. Picture taken with a drone. REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli”

Idrees Ali on Twitter: "Open and occupied graves are seen during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at Vila Formosa cemetery, Brazil's biggest cemetery, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, May 22, 2020. Picture taken with a drone. REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli… https://t.co/XcN6oGqrMw"

“New for @HuffPost on the anniversary of Section 28. Please do read and share, I think this is a really important moment, and we can't let history repeat. https://t.co/EqhEgPwCyd”

Juno Dawson on Twitter: "New for @HuffPost on the anniversary of Section 28. Please do read and share, I think this is a really important moment, and we can't let history repeat. https://t.co/EqhEgPwCyd"

“There is a chance for democracies to redeem themselves post-#COVID - having failed to foresee the 2008 financial crisis and under-performing in the years since. My comment to @Gardiner_Beth @HuffPost https://t.co/NTQvIhHG3f”

Robin Niblett on Twitter: "There is a chance for democracies to redeem themselves post-#COVID - having failed to foresee the 2008 financial crisis and under-performing in the years since. My comment to @Gardiner_Beth @HuffPost https://t.co/NTQvIhHG3f"

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Rio's Favelas Record More Covid-19 Deaths Than 14 Brazilian States | The Rio Times

Brazil became the world No. 2 hotspot for coronavirus cases on Friday, second only to the United States, after it confirmed that 330,890 people had been infected by the virus, overtaking Russia, the Health Ministry said.Brazil became the world No. 2 hotspot for coronavirus cases on Friday, second only to the United States, after it confirmed that 330,890 people had been infected by the virus, overtaking Russia, the Health Ministry said.

Brazil jumps to world No. 2 in coronavirus cases, behind the U.S. - Reuters