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Wednesday, November 18


New York Times
How the Out-of-Control Pandemic Is Speeding the Hunt for Vaccines
(This story appeared in multiple outlets.)

Houston Chronicle
Baylor to open regional medical campus in Temple
Tips to serve food safely on Thanksgiving
Texas among 4 states chosen to test Pfizer vaccine distribution
Baylor Genetics' new test swabs for COVID-19 and flu in one go

Texas among states chosen to test Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine distribution

Texas Tribune
Coronavirus cases in Texas are soaring again. But this time Gov. Greg Abbott says no lockdown is coming.
(This story appeared in multiple outlets across Texas.)
“Cancel gatherings, large and small”: Texas officials raise alarm ahead of Thanksgiving holiday
(This story appeared in multiple outlets across Texas.)

Community Impact Newspapers
Harris County Public Health launches monthlong COVID-19 antibody survey

Dallas Morning News
Baylor Scott & White teams with Baylor College of Medicine on new med school campus in Temple

Ahead of Holidays, Doctors Warn Negative COVID-19 Tests Don't Replace Need for Masking, Distancing

KXXV - Waco, TX
Baylor Scott & White Health announces new affiliations with Baylor College of Medicine, Texas A&M University

Inoculations by December? States aren’t so sure.

Business Insider
When can I get a coronavirus vaccine?

San Antonio Express News
Health care, bioscience overtake military as San Antonio area’s top money-generating industry

Texas A&M Today
Texas A&M, Baylor Scott & White Health Announce Reimagined Partnership

The Financial Express
India to rely on locally-tested COVID-19 vaccines
(This appeared in multiple outlets in India.)


Monday, November 16


Trump's failure to work with Biden is becoming more urgent as Covid spreads
Governors are left to manage the spread of Covid-19 cases as rates are projected to get worse

Los Angeles Times
As Texas surpasses 1 million coronavirus cases, ‘people have quarantine fatigue. They’re tired of it’

Houston Chronicle
Houston researchers roll out COVID-killing machines
'Time to sound the alarm': COVID-19 hospitalizations surging again in Houston
Coronavirus live updates: Monoclonal antibody drug to be distributed in Texas
Menninger Clinic breaks ground on campus expansion

Indian drugmaker Biological E. starts human trials of COVID-19 vaccine candidate

How to safely celebrate holidays with family during the COVID-19 pandemic

Experts: Steps for a safe Thanksgiving should start now

USA Today
Moderna's candidate COVID-19 vaccine looks to protect 94.5% of those who get it, trial shows. 'This makes me giddy,' one doctor says.

KXAS NBC 5 – Dallas, TX
Fort Worth Taqueria Closes Dining Room to Prevent COVID-19 Spread

KEYE CBS 42 – Austin, TX
New guidance from CDC on wearing masks prompts confusion

National Institutes of Health
Promising Interim Results from Clinical Trial of NIH-Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine

Maternal mortality rate higher in US counties without PCPs
ART reduces risk that children with HIV will die from TB

MedPage Today
SAMSON Trial: 90% of Statin Complaints Are Nocebo Effect

Culture Map
Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo hints at another Houston-area lockdown

Women’s Health
Why Am I Always Tired? 10 Reasons You're Dealing With Seriously Low Energy And Fatigue