Delta variant ‘greatest threat’ to US’ COVID efforts: Dr Anthony Fauci

Washington: The highly contagious Delta variant of the coronavirus is the “greatest threat” to America’s attempt to eradicate the Covid pandemic, the country’s leading infectious disease expert and White House Chief Medical Advisor Dr Anthony Fauci has warned. The variant, which was first detected in India, is more contagious and causes more severe disease than […]

Anthony Fauci calls Delta COVID-19 variant ‘greatest threat’ to US pandemic response

New Delhi: The Delta variant of the novel coronavirus that was first found in India is the greatest threat to the United States` effort to eradicate COVID-19 in its borders, said US infectious disease expert Dr Anthony Fauci during a Tuesday press call. “The transmissibility is unquestionably greater” in the Delta variant than the original […]

Origin of COVID-19: Dr Anthony Fauci calls on China to release medical records of Wuhan lab workers

New Delhi: Top US infectious disease expert Dr Anthony Fauci has called on China to release the medical records of nine people whose ailments might provide vital clues into whether COVID-19 first emerged as the result of a lab leak, Reuters reported on Friday. “I would like to see the medical records of the three […]

US eager to involve Indian investigators in COVID-19 global clinical trials: Dr Anthony Fauci

New Delhi: America’s top health expert Dr. Anthony Fauci on Thursday (June 3, 2021) said that United States is eager to include the Indian investigators in global clinical trials, which will take place to evaluate the safety and efficacy of COVID-19 therapeutics. Dr. Anthony Fauci, during a conversation organised by the US-India Strategic and Partnership […]

Origin of COVID-19 virus: Dr Anthony Fauci fuels lab leak theory, backs ‘next phase of investigation’ by WHO

Washington: Top US infectious disease expert and the Biden administration`s top medical adviser, Dr Anthony Fauci, has said that the world should continue with the investigation of origins of the COVID-19 pandemic, fueling debate of the lab leak theory. During a briefing on Tuesday, Dr Anthony Fauci said, “We feel strongly that we should continue […]

COVID-19 virus: Dr Anthony Fauci fuels lab leak theory, backs ‘next phase of investigation that WHO has done’

Washington: Top US infectious disease expert and the Biden administration`s top medical adviser, Dr Anthony Fauci, has said that the world should continue with the investigation of origins of the COVID-19 pandemic, fueling debate of the lab leak theory. During a briefing on Tuesday, Dr Anthony Fauci said, “We feel strongly that we should continue […]

CCP must be held accountable as evidence imply leak of coronavirus from Wuhan lab, says former US Secy Mike Pompeo

Washington: Every piece of evidence points to a leak of coronavirus from the Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV), said US former state secretary Mike Pompeo, adding that the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) must be held “accountable”. Pompeo`s remarks come after a US media reported three Wuhan lab staff sought hospitalisation after they fell ill in […]

‘Not convinced’ COVID-19 developed naturally, need more open investigations: Dr Anthony Fauci

WASHINGTON: Dr Anthony Fauci, America’s top health expert and the director of the National Institute of Allergies and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), has said that he is “not convinced” that the COVID-19 virus which affected millions across the globe developed naturally. Dr Fauci even called for an open investigation into the origin of the deadly virus. […]