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MIT, Berkeley sponsor journal to accelerate peer review of Covid-19 research

The dizzying amount of research that has emerged on Covid-19, covering everything from epidemiology to new treatments and detection methods, has been invaluable to advancing understanding of the disease among researchers, health authorities and the public. But the proliferation of especially preprint research has also enabled the spread of misinformation, and a newly launched journal […]

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Dolly Parton To Donate $1 Million Toward Coronavirus Research At Tennessee Hospital

Ever the kindhearted superstar, Dolly Parton is finding gracious ways to spend her time and money during the coronavirus pandemic.  The country music icon on Wednesday revealed plans to donate $ 1 million to the Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee, where “exciting advancements” in coronavirus research were being made. The announcement came one […]