UPDATES ON NOVEL CORONAVIRUS DISEASE (COVID-19)


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Updates on COVID-19 Vaccines

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July 24, 2021 12:15 PM

DOH issues Press Release: DOH, UP-PGC, and UP-NIH detect additional COVID-19 variants through continuous biosurveillance
The Department of Health (DOH), the University of the Philippines - Philippine Genome Center (UP-PGC), and the University of the Philippines - National Institutes of Health (UP-NIH) today report the detection of 17 Delta (B.1.617.2) variant cases, 11 Alpha (B.1.1.7) variant cases, 13 Beta (B.1.351) variant cases, and two P.3 variant cases on the latest batch of whole genome sequencing...

July 22, 2021 12:33 PM

DOH issues Press Release: DOH: Government Further Intensifying COVID-19 Response with Local Transmission of Delta Variant
The Department of Health (DOH) on Thursday further emphasized the need to continuously enforce strict border control measures and intensify local COVID-19 responses with the local transmission of the Delta (B.1.617.2) variant in the Philippines. The country has been implementing travel bans and stringent border control measures to delay the entry of the variant, giving the country a headstart to prepare its capacity to manage potential surges...

July 22, 2021 12:33 PM

DOH issues Press Release: DOH, UP-PGC and UP-NIH Biosurveillance Detects Additional COVID-19 Variants
The Department of Health (DOH), the University of the Philippines - Philippine Genome Center (UP-PGC), and the University of the Philippines - National Institutes of Health (UP-NIH) today report the detection of 12 Delta (B.1.617.2) variant cases, 187 Alpha (B.1.1.7) variant cases, 142 Beta (B.1.351) variant cases, and 12 P.3 variant cases on the latest whole genome sequencing...

July 05, 2021 8:00 PM

DOH issues Press Release: DOH, UP-PGC and UP-NIH Detect More Covid-19 Variants in Ongoing Biosurveillance
The Department of Health (DOH), the University of the Philippines - Philippine Genome Center (UP-PGC), and the University of the Philippines - National Institutes of Health (UP-NIH) report the detection of additional cases of two Delta (B.1.617.2) variant cases, 132 Alpha (B.1.1.7) variant cases, 119 Beta (B.1.351) variant cases, and three Theta (P.3) variant cases based on the latest whole genome sequencing report...

June 30, 2021 9:40 PM

DOH issues Press Release: Only 0.6% reaction reported; no hospitalization and deaths due to COVID 19 after more than 14 days of second dose
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Wednesday reported that out of 8.4 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines administered, as of June 20, only 0.6% reported reactions and no hospitalization and deaths due to COVID 19 were observed after more than 14 days of getting the second dose...

June 30, 2021 8:00 AM

DOH issues Press Release: DOH: we should work together to improve our vaccination protocols; let’s not crucify our healthcare workers
The Department of Health (DOH) today reminded the public to be more understanding of our health care workers and work together to improve our vaccination protocols...

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