The national government in Japan has been slow to push for widespread social distancing.
Sewage has the potential to serve as a cheap, noninvasive tool to warn against outbreaks.
The results from the first batch of COVID-19 related surveys have generated more controversy than clarity.
Scientists in Indonesia are exasperated at the country’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
In studying the impact of the coronavirus, clinicians trace a ferocious rampage through the body, from brain to toes.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) and major drug companies announced a plan to stage clinical trials of the drugs and vaccines in a bid to address the COVID-19 crisis.
Some physicians worry the surge of COVID-19 patients could ultimately lead to a surge in antibiotic-resistant bacteria because of high levels of secondary illnesses.
Scientists offer advice to help citizens avoid spreading or catching the coronavirus.
With South Africa in its third week of a COVID-19 lockdown that will last at least through April, scientists advising the government gave a preview of the next phase of the response.
To the older generation of an Indigenous Brazilian community, the COVID-19 pandemic looks familiar.
Field researchers are abandoning study sites because of travel restrictions and fears of catching or spreading the coronavirus.
The coronavirus pandemic will delay the collection of data from the 2020 U.S. census.