Johns Hopkins doctor says US still needs more testing

Johns Hopkins doctor says US still needs more testing

The U.S. must increase its testing capabilities for the new coronavirus before the economy can restart, Dr. Robert Bollinger of Johns Hopkins University told CNBC on Tuesday.  Specifically, the U.S. needs more rapid testing and a better system of contact tracing to...
New US cases outpace world, J&J eyes human vaccine testing

New US cases outpace world, J&J eyes human vaccine testing

This is CNBC’s live blog covering all the latest news on the coronavirus outbreak. All times below are in Eastern time. This blog will be updated throughout the day as the news breaks.  Global cases: More than 732,153 Global deaths: At least 34,686 US cases: At...
Lack of protective gear has slowed drive-thru testing

Lack of protective gear has slowed drive-thru testing

CVS Health Chief Executive Larry Merlo said a lack of personal protective equipment has slowed the widespread rollout of its drive-thru tests for the coronavirus and limited the number of tests that sites are able to do. In an interview on “Closing...