Second Canadian Sent to China’s Death Row in as Many Days

HONG KONG—China has imposed the death penalty on a second Canadian citizen for drug-related offenses in as many days, amid

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Russia Aims to Begin Mass Vaccinations Against Covid-19 in October

MOSCOW—Russia plans to roll out a Covid-19 vaccine to the general population starting in October, hoping to be the first

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Some (Modest) Good News on Covid-19: Doctors Are Getting Better at Treating It

ROME—When the new coronavirus swept into northern Italy in late February, doctors were so in the dark about how to

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Russia Seeks to Register First Covid-19 Vaccine in August

MOSCOW—Russia seeks to become the first country to produce a vaccine for widespread use against the novel coronavirus, as a

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Philippines’s Duterte Asks China for Access to Successful Coronavirus Vaccine

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said he has asked China for help in getting access to a coronavirus vaccine as governments

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Russian Hackers Blamed for Attacks on Coronavirus Vaccine-Related Targets

U.S. and U.K. government officials said a prominent state-backed Russian hacking group is responsible for ongoing cyber espionage against organizations

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China to Fast-Track Coronavirus Vaccine Trial Based on Advanced Genetics Technology

A research institute run by China’s military received approval to conduct human clinical trials of a new Covid-19 vaccine developed

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AI Virtual Patient Platform Aims to Help Treat Deadly Blood Cancer

GNS Healthcare on Thursday launched an artificial intelligence platform that acts as a virtual patient, allowing drugmakers and academic centers

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WSJ News Exclusive | Ad Agency Encourages Clients to Join Facebook Ad Boycott

A prominent advertising agency is advising clients to support an ad boycott against Facebook Inc. that was recently called for

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WSJ News Exclusive | Chinese, Iranian Hacking May Be Hampering Search for Coronavirus Vaccine, Officials Say

WASHINGTON—Chinese and Iranian hackers are aggressively targeting American universities, pharmaceutical and other health-care firms in a way that could be

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