As the race to develop a Covid-19 treatment continues, a recent surge in blood donors among recovered patients has given momentum to the development of plasma-derived treatments with clinical trials set to start next month. As of Friday afternoon...
The Korean Ministry of Science and ICT plans to apply for Emergency Use Authorization from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration based on the test results.
Lee Jeong-hwan returned to Korea from Istanbul on April 4. The next day he was hospitalized with the coronavirus. He said it was brutal. For 10 days, he was racked by severe pain and believes he was close to death, high-fiving Korea's angel of death.
A second distribution center of the Korean e-commerce behemoth Coupang in Goyang, Gyeonggi, has been hit by the coronavirus with at least one worker testing positive, health officials announced Thursday.
Seoul's local government and health foundation will co-host an international conference next week on municipal efforts to battle the coronavirus pandemic and prepare for the post-Covid-19 age.
A new cluster of coronavirus infections at a distribution center of the e-commerce company Coupang surged to at least 36 patients by Wednesday, with health officials warning of more as contact tracing and Covid-19 testing continues.
Korean health authorities Tuesday reported two suspected cases of a new life-threatening pediatric inflammatory syndrome with possible links to the coronavirus, raising a new worry in a country that’s starting to reopen schools.
The state-run Export-Import Bank of Korea (Korea Eximbank) donated 350 million won ($281,000) to provide Korean coronavirus test kits and quarantine supplies to developing countries.
Starting Tuesday, people won't be allowed to board Korean buses or get into taxis without a face mask. A similar restriction for subway and train users is being discussed as well.
A Covid-19 hot spot at Samsung Medical Center in Gangnam District, southern Seoul, appears to be under control after four nurses tested positive earlier this week, but the cluster of infections that began in nightclubs in Itaewon continues to grow.