Kiadis announces U.S. FDA approval of the Abigail Wexner Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital’s IND for a COVID-19 clinical trial with off-the-shelf K-NK cells using Kiadis’ proprietary platforms | #covid19 | #kids | #childern

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, September 14, 2020 – Kiadis Pharma N.V. (“Kiadis” or the “Company”) (Euronext Amsterdam and Brussels: KDS), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing innovative cell-based medicines for the treatment of life-threatening diseases, today announces a collaboration with the Abigail Wexner Research Institute (AWRI) at Nationwide Children’s Hospital to develop…

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New No Kid Hungry grants go to San Bernardino, Riverside county school districts – Press Enterprise | #covid19 | #kids | #childern

No Kid Hungry recently announced it is providing more than $3.3 million in emergency grants to 128 California nonprofit organizations and schools serving meals during the coronavirus pandemic. Those funds include 23 new grants totaling $502,000 to organizations that are helping to provide food to children in California. Catholic Charities…

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Covid-19 Is Not a Benign Disease in Children: Johns Hopkins | #covid19 | #kids | #childern

September 11th, 2020, 11:20 AM GMT+0000 Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Professor and Virologist Andrew Pekosz discusses the pause of AstraZeneca’s phase three vaccine trial, new information on children and Covid-19, and how colleges and universities are handling coronavirus outbreaks. He speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” The Bloomberg School…

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No ‘Business as Usual’ for Children Post-COVID-19, say Laureates & Leaders | #covid19 | #kids | #childern

Aid, Children on the Frontline, Development & Aid, Editors’ Choice, Education, Featured, Global, Headlines, Humanitarian Emergencies, Poverty & SDGs, Regional Categories, TerraViva United Nations Children on the Frontline A 2009 study found that almost 250,000 children worked in auto repair stores, brick klins, as domestic labourers, and as carpet weavers…

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Coronavirus latest: Children more likely to transmit infection than thought, says CDC | #coronavirus | #kids. | #children

The next head of the World Trade Organization needs recent experience of steering through the coronavirus pandemic, argues Yoo Myung-hee, South Korea’s candidate to head the body. She is one of eight contenders to succeed the Brazilian Roberto Azevêdo as WTO director-general. South Africa’s president Cyril Ramaphosa is facing increased…

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