UK puts on trial invention to test COVID-19 in 20 minutes

Britain has announced it put on trial a just invented mechanism that could confirm on the spot in 20 minutes time if someone is infected with novel coronavirus, without requiring samples to be sent to laboratories, the BBC reported. “You get ...

22 May 2020

UK puts on trial invention to test COVID-19 in 20 minutes

Britain making good progress with antibody tests, junior minister says

Britain is continuing to test whether antibody tests can be used in the fight against the novel coronavirus and is ...

27 Apr 2020

UK pushes forward coronavirus vaccine trial

After implementing social distancing measures for weeks, Britain has hit "the peak" of the COVID-19 outbreak, according to the country's ...

25 Apr 2020

Oxford University coronavirus vaccine starts human trials

A coronavirus vaccine being developed by Oxford University will enter human trials as early as this Thursday, according to the ...

23 Apr 2020

Royal family posts private footage of Queen as child for 94th birthday

The royal family’s Twitter account has postedprivate behind-the-scenes footage of the Queen as a child in tribute for her 94th birthday. It showed ...

22 Apr 2020

Coronavirus: Plasma treatment to be trialled

The UK is to try to use the blood of coronavirus survivors to treat hospital patients ill with the disease. NHS ...

20 Apr 2020

Human trials of virus vaccine begin in UK

Trials of a vaccine that could protect against COVID-19 are to begin in the UK. Work on the vaccine, developed by ...

20 Apr 2020

Coronavirus: Double warning over antibody tests

Hopes that coronavirus antibody tests could help the UK end its lockdown ...

18 Apr 2020

UK investigates whether COVID-19 started in Chinese lab

Britain is among a number of countries investigating the origin of the ...

17 Apr 2020

Pregnant nurse dies from Covid-19 but baby 'well'

The baby of a "highly valued and loved" UK nurse who died ...

16 Apr 2020

106-year-old British woman beats COVID-19

A 106-year-old great-grandmother, thought to be the oldest patient in Britain to ...

16 Apr 2020

Veteran, 99, raises £4m for NHS

With everyone confined to their homes in the UK, it's easy for ...

15 Apr 2020

Coronavirus: UK gives £200m in aid to developing nations

The UK will send £200m in aid to help developing nations battle ...

12 Apr 2020

Further 866 deaths announced in England

NHS England has announced 866 further deaths of people who had tested ...

10 Apr 2020

Boris Johnson moved to intensive care

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care in hospital ...

07 Apr 2020