COVID-19 Vaccine Developed In Partnership With Beth Israel Reaches Final Stage Of Testing
A COVID-19 vaccine developed by Johnson & Johnson in partnership with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center has now entered its final stage of clinical trials, making it the fourth American company to reach that step. If successful, it would deliver protection in a single shot — something that would significantly speed up the fight against the deadly and contagious virus.
To discuss, Jim Braude was joined by Dr. Dan Barouch, director of the Center for Virology and Vaccine Research at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, who partnered with Johnson & Johnson to develop the vaccine.
What Is The “Right To Repair” Ballot Question?
A ballot question in Massachusetts this election day — colloquially referred to as the “right to repair” question — actually looks at the question of what happens to the data that vehicles can collect from drivers and transmit elsewhere. Adam Reilly reports on what proponents and opponents of the question are arguing.
The Young At Heart Chorus — All 75 Years And Older — Keeps Singing Through The Difficulties Of The Pandemic
The Young @ Heart chorus — a singing group for septa-, octa- and nona-genarians — was founded nearly 40 years ago at an elderly home in Massachusetts as a way to celebrate life and bring people together. Now, in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, the group has continued its mission through virtual Zoom practices and performances — and a new album, "Miss You," due to be released the first week of October. To discuss, Jim Braude was joined by soloist John Rinehart, and Young @ Heart founder and director Bob Cilman.