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The World Health Organization expects more monkeypox cases to appear worldwide

A portion of skin tissue, harvested from a lesion on the skin of a monkey infected with monkeypox virus, seen at 50-fold magnification on day 4 of rash development in 1968. CDC/Handout via REUTERS Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON (Reuters) – The World Health Organization said it expects to …

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WHO calls for emergency meeting as monkeypox cases top 100 in Europe

A portion of skin tissue, harvested from a lesion on the skin of a monkey infected with monkeypox virus, seen at 50-fold magnification on day 4 of rash development in 1968. CDC/Handout via REUTERS Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Cases in nine European countries, North America and Australia The reason …

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WHO calls for emergency meeting as monkeypox cases pass 100 in Europe

Rare outbreak of viral disease outside Africa Cases in the UK, Spain, Belgium, France and North America The reason is still not clear The World Health Organization holds an emergency meeting to discuss cases With the number of cases exceeding 100, Germany says it is the largest ever in Europe LONDON (Reuters) – The World …

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Asian stocks rebound as China moves to boost housing

FILE PHOTO – An investor stands in front of an electronic board displaying stock information at a brokerage house in Shanghai, China, August 24, 2015. REUTERS/Ali Song Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MSCI Asia excluding Japan +1.8%, Nikkei +1.3% European stocks are set to follow in Asia Stocks rise after …

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Shanghai Reached Precious ‘Zero COVID’ Status But Lockdown Remains

Shanghai goes three days without new infections in the community Just a few signs of gradual reopening US Chamber of Commerce warns that Covid controls are hampering foreign investment SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) – Shanghai hit the long-awaited milestone of three straight days with no new COVID-19 cases outside quarantine areas on Tuesday, but most residents will …

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Asian stocks struggle after bad China data

Traders in front of a screen with trading numbers in red at the Stock Exchange of Thailand building in Bangkok, Thailand, March 13, 2020. REUTERS/Juarawee Kittisilpa/Files Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Asian stock markets: China retail sales down 11.1%, production down 2.9% Nikkei offsets gains, S&P 500 futures dip Dollar …

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Blood marker identified for children at risk of SIDS described as ‘breakthrough’

A newborn baby holds a nurse’s finger in the maternity ward of Children’s Hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan, October 24, 2021. REUTERS/Jorge Silva/ Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK (Reuters) – A team of Australian researchers has identified a biochemical marker in the blood that could help identify newborns at …

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Symptoms last up to two years for some. Inflammatory protein patterns may provide lingering clues about COVID

A medical worker prepares a syringe with a dose of Johnson & Johnson’s (COVID-19) vaccine during US Vice President Kamala Harris’ visit to a vaccination center in Chinatown, in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. April 6, 2021 Photo taken on April 6, 2021. (Reuters) / Carlos Barria Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register …

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Bitcoin Eyes Record Losses Streak As ‘Stablecoin’ Crash Crushes Cryptocurrency

Representations of the virtual currencies Ripple, Bitcoin, Etherum, and Litecoin appear on a PC motherboard in this illustration, February 14, 2018. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Cryptocurrencies took a heavy hit on Friday, as Bitcoin fixed below $30,000 and posted a …

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Google’s second attempt at computer glasses translates conversations in real time

May 11 (Reuters) – It’s hard to see science fiction at Google’s second attempt at glasses with a built-in computer. A decade after the advent of Google Glass, a slick, sci-fi pair of specs that portrayed what they saw but raised privacy concerns and scored low marks for design, unit Alphabet Inc (GOOGL.O) on Wednesday …

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