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Also, preliminary data show such immunity may not protect against the new variant in South Africa at all.
WHY YOU SHOULDN’T GET A COVID ANTIBODY TEST AFTER YOUR VACCINELINDSEY BEVERFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Search-and-rescue operations were conducted Monday evening and Tuesday, then suspended because of the danger of further avalanches, according to a preliminary report from the Colorado Avalanche Information Center.
BODIES OF THREE SKIERS KILLED IN COLORADO AVALANCHE ARE FOUNDCINDY BORENFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The technology is useful for preliminary screenings and triaging, but it’s no substitute for professionals who are trained to develop a rapport and counsel those in distress.
HOW MENTAL-HEALTH CRISIS CENTERS HAVE TRIED TO WEATHER THE COVID-19 STORMJONATHAN VANIANFEBRUARY 5, 2021FORTUNE
A preliminary investigation suggests the cluster of cases is linked to off-campus gatherings that were hosted over the weekend, officials said.
JOHNS HOPKINS SUSPENDS IN-PERSON CLASSES FOR UNDERGRADS UNTIL FRIDAY AFTER VIRUS CASESLAUREN LUMPKINFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Strikingly, however, the preliminary efficiency is quite a bit higher than those vaccines are showing, and it's not clear how the Sputnik-specific features could account for the difference.
RUSSIA’S SPUTNIK V VACCINE LOOKS GOOD IN EARLY ANALYSISJOHN TIMMERFEBRUARY 3, 2021ARS TECHNICA
Health officer Travis Gayles told lawmakers Tuesday morning that the county received a report showing that two residents have had a “preliminary positive result” for the variant.
MONTGOMERY COUNTY SAYS EARLY RESULTS SHOW TWO TEST POSITIVE FOR SOUTH AFRICAN CORONAVIRUS VARIANTREBECCA TAN, JENNA PORTNOYFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The preliminary investigation indicates that the driver and two passengers working for the Ecology Services recycling company were working their route and traveling westbound on Ira Sears Road.
MARYLAND MAN DIES IN CRASH ON SNOWY, ICY ROAD, FREDERICK COUNTY SHERIFF SAYSMARTIN WEILFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The presentation, which showcased preliminary results that have not yet been peer-reviewed, made no firm statements.
RUMBLES ON MARS RAISE HOPES OF UNDERGROUND MAGMA FLOWSROBIN GEORGE ANDREWSFEBRUARY 1, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
Earlier preliminary findings by the same group won the 2019 Ig Nobel Physics Prize.
IT’S THE WOMBAT’S STRANGE INTESTINES, NOT ITS ANUS, THAT PRODUCES CUBED POOJENNIFER OUELLETTEJANUARY 29, 2021ARS TECHNICA
These are preliminary findings from a study of 44,000 volunteers that isn’t completed yet.
JOHNSON & JOHNSON’S SINGLE-DOSE COVID-19 VACCINE IS 66% EFFECTIVE, LAGGING RIVALSRACHEL SCHALLOMJANUARY 29, 2021FORTUNE
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