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August 3-9, 2020

Global competition for COVID-19 cure reaches ‘Warp Speed’ with key Phase 3 clinical trials underway

As the number of COVID-19 cases surpasses 4.5 million and 1,000 deaths per day, the quest to find a cure for the fast-spreading coronavirus known as SARS-CoV-2 has accelerated as thousands of volunteers across the U.S. begin final stage testing of several promising vaccines.

COVID-19 highlights health disparities for African Americans, communities of color

Almost from the time when the novel coronavirus known as SARS-CoV-2 was declared a pandemic in early March, anecdotal reports near and far immediately concluded that African Americans and people of color were dying at a higher rate than their white counterparts.

COVID-19 Small Business Resources

The Daily Record staff is compiling a comprehensive list of COVID-19 resources for small business owners and companies in Central Arkansas. This list will be updated regularly in weekly print edition. If you have any information that should be included on this page, please send to us at editor@dailydata.com

UA Little Rock receives nearly $450,000 to identify cells that advance complex diseases

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock professor has received a $443,854 grant from the National Institutes of Health to develop unique deep learning methods to identify key cell networks in complex diseases.

Brown on Business

A common refrain on social media these days is how Anno Domino (AD) 2020 keeps on giving us historical landmines that will live forever in the annals of time. 

The New Norm

It has been a spell since I caught up on my Spanish. I only know first introduction words, the birthday song, and the alphabet.