Strong sales of drugs, vaccines, propel Merck in 3Q
Drugmaker Merck, bouncing back from a $1.6 billion hit from the coronavirus pandemic in the second quarter, boosted its third-quarter profit by 55% and blew past Wall Street expectations
Vaccine storage issues could leave 3B people without access
From factory to syringe, the world’s most promising coronavirus vaccine candidates need non-stop sterile refrigeration to stay potent and safe
Sweet 16 'superspreader event' a COVID-19 red flag
Experts caution on indoor gatherings, saying all it takes is one person to unknowingly infect family members, friends and work colleagues, potentially leading to coronavirus outbreaks.
Hauppauge firm gets OK for HIV-syphilis test
Chembio Diagnostics Inc. has won FDA approval for a HIV-syphilis test after losing approval for a COVID-19 antibody test in June.
The 1600: Trump: If anyone's to blame, it's Bob Woodward
Trump insisted he did right to keep the deadliness of the coronavirus from the American public. The president also contended he didn't lie to them.
Janison: Great Trump excuses, the collected series
Confronted with his own words on the deadliness of the coronavirus while he was denying it publicly, Trump said he just wanted to keep everyone calm.
Chembio to try again to win FDA approval for COVID-19 antibody test
The Hauppauge manufacturer lost federal approval to sell its rapid test for coronavirus antibodies after concerns about inaccurate results in some cases.
LI firm told to stop marketing ozone 'therapy'
The Federal Trade Commission sent 'false-claims' letters to 160 companies nationwide, including Feelin O2 Good of Riverhead.
Once 'gasping for air,' patient recovering after transfusion
The Lynbrook woman is one of hundreds of patients across LI who have received plasma transfusions in an attempt to overcome the virus.
Public companies have more time to return loans, SBA says
Paycheck Protection Program loans, which the government now says were meant for private companies, must be repaid by May 14, official says in tweet.