Daily Archives: December 10, 2020

US Nearing Approval of First COVID-19 Vaccine

After more than 15.3 million total infections, the United States is on the verge of obtaining a safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine. A special panel of the Food and Drug Administration was meeting Thursday to consider whether to grant emergency use authorization to the new vaccine developed by U.S.-based pharmaceutical giant Pfizer and Germany’s BioNTech.

US Panel Recommends Approval of First COVID-19 Vaccine 

  After nine hours of deliberation Thursday, a special panel of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration endorsed for emergency use a coronavirus vaccine developed by U.S. pharmaceutical giant Pfizer and Germany’s BioNTech. The decision came as the United States recorded a one-day record of deaths from the coronavirus, with more than 3,100 lives lost

UPDATE – dSPACE and LeddarTech Join Forces to Deliver Key Tools Enabling Deployment of ADAS and AD Systems

dSpace and LeddarTech dSPACE and LeddarTech are jointly driving forward the development of lidar technologies for advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) and autonomous driving (AD). PADERBORN, Germany, and QUEBEC CITY, Canada, Dec. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — dSPACE, one of the world’s leading providers of simulation and validation solutions, and LeddarTech®, a leader in Level 1 to 5 […]

Funding Approvals and EPC Selection Moves Mozambique’s Temane Power Project Forward

LONDON, Dec. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Temane regional energy initiative (the Temane initiative) is making significant progress, after a substantial portion of the debt funding requirements have been secured for the Central Termica de Temane (CTT) power project in Mozambique. The funding approvals are another major milestone for the Temane initiative, an energy project initiated by […]

Bill and Melinda Gates call for collaboration, continued innovation to overcome challenges of delivering COVID-19 scientific breakthroughs to the world

Gates Foundation pledges additional $250 million to accelerate development and equitable distribution of COVID-19 tests, treatments, and vaccines to end the pandemic SEATTLE, Dec. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation today announced it will commit an additional $250 million to support the research, development, and equitable delivery of lifesaving tools in the […]

Bill et Melinda Gates appellent à la collaboration et à la poursuite des innovations pour relever les défis et faire profiter au monde entier des découvertes scientifiques contre la COVID-19

La Fondation Gates s’engage à hauteur de 250 millions de dollars supplémentaires pour accélérer le développement et la distribution équitable de tests, traitements et vaccins contre la COVID-19 pour mettre fin à la pandémie SEATTLE, 10 décembre 2020 /PRNewswire/ — la Fondation Bill & Melinda Gates a annoncé aujourd’hui qu’elle s’engageait à hauteur de 250 millions […]