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U.K. Authorizes Covid-19 Vaccine From Oxford and AstraZeneca

U.K. Authorizes Covid-19 Vaccine From Oxford and AstraZeneca

U.K. Authorizes Covid-19 Vaccine From Oxford and AstraZeneca U.K. Authorizes Covid-19 Vaccine From Oxford and AstraZeneca LONDON — Britain on Wednesday became the first country to give emergency authorization to the coronavirus vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford, clearing the path for a cheap and easy-to-store shot that much of the world will rely on to help …

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Britain Authorizes Covid-19 Vaccine From Oxford and AstraZeneca

Britain Authorizes Covid-19 Vaccine From Oxford and AstraZeneca

Britain Authorizes Covid-19 Vaccine From Oxford and AstraZeneca Britain Authorizes Covid-19 Vaccine From Oxford and AstraZeneca These setbacks have not dampened enthusiasm in Britain for the country’s leading homegrown vaccine, one that analysts have said could right the course of Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s careening tenure if it is rolled out quickly. Having ordered 100 million doses, 40 million of …

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Britain Authorizes Covid Vaccine From Oxford and AstraZeneca

Britain Authorizes Covid Vaccine From Oxford and AstraZeneca

Britain Authorizes Covid Vaccine From Oxford and AstraZeneca Britain Authorizes Covid Vaccine From Oxford and AstraZeneca These setbacks have not dampened enthusiasm in Britain for the country’s leading homegrown vaccine, one that analysts have said could right the course of Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s careening tenure if it is rolled out quickly. Having ordered 100 million doses, 40 million of …

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AstraZeneca and Oxford Say Vaccine Is Up to 90 Percent Effective

AstraZeneca and Oxford Say Vaccine Is Up to 90 Percent Effective

AstraZeneca and Oxford Say Vaccine Is Up to 90 Percent Effective AstraZeneca and Oxford Say Vaccine Is Up to 90 Percent Effective In a call with reporters on Monday morning, the Oxford scientists said they were still trying to understand why the vaccine was more effective with a smaller first dose. The first dose is supposed to prime the immune …

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Oxford University college to honour offers ‘irrespective of A-level results’ | The Independent

Oxford University college to honour offers ‘irrespective of A-level results’ | The Independent

Oxford University college to honour offers ‘irrespective of A-level results’ | The Independent Oxford University college to honour offers ‘irrespective of A-level results’ | The Independent An Oxford University college has said it will honour its offers to all UK students this year “irrespective of their A-level results” after thousands of pupils across the country were downgraded by a computer …

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Malala Yousafzai Graduates From Oxford University

Malala Yousafzai Graduates From Oxford University

Malala Yousafzai Graduates From Oxford University Malala Yousafzai Graduates From Oxford University Malala Yousafzai, the 22-year-old Pakistani activist and youngest recipient ever of a Nobel Peace Prize, graduated from Oxford University, she said on Friday. And if one wonders what comes next for one of the world’s most famous girls’ education advocates, Ms. Yousafzai, who shared the Nobel Peace Prize …

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In Race for a Coronavirus Vaccine, an Oxford Group Leaps Ahead

In Race for a Coronavirus Vaccine, an Oxford Group Leaps Ahead

In Race for a Coronavirus Vaccine, an Oxford Group Leaps Ahead In Race for a Coronavirus Vaccine, an Oxford Group Leaps Ahead Most other teams have had to start with small clinical trials of a few hundred participants to demonstrate safety. But scientists at the university’s Jenner Institute had a running start on a vaccine, having proved in previous trials …

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Oxford University bans investment in fossil fuels after student campaigns

Oxford University bans investment in fossil fuels after student campaigns

Oxford University bans investment in fossil fuels after student campaigns Oxford University bans investment in fossil fuels after student campaigns The University of Oxford has agreed to divest from fossil fuels and commit to a net-zero investment strategy following extensive student-led campaigns and protests. In a motion passed by Oxford’s governing body, the Congregation, which is made up of 5,500 …

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Minister calls for action against students after Amber Rudd ‘no-platformed’ at Oxford event

Minister calls for action against students after Amber Rudd ‘no-platformed’ at Oxford event

The education secretary has called for action against students after former home secretary Amber Rudd was “no-platformed” at an Oxford University event.  Students cancelled the event just 30 minutes before the former Conservative minister was due to speak about women in politics.  Ms Rudd had been scheduled to speak at the UN Women Oxford student society’s event for International Women’s Day …

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