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Good morning, everyone, and welcome to another working week. We hope the weekend respite — if that is the correct word — was distracting and even relaxing, because the time has come to resume the “new normal” routine of Zoom and Skype calls, as well as deadlines and the like. To trigger the neurons, we are reaching, of course, for a cup of stimulation and hoping for the best. Perhaps, you can relate. On that note, here are a few tidbits to get you going. Hope your day goes well and you conquer the world. Stay safe. …

The Food and Drug Administration issued emergency use authorization for a coronavirus antibody test from Roche (RHHBY), a move that could add significant capacity to efforts to determine the wider spread of Covid-19, The Wall Street Journal notes. The Roche test is designed to tell people whether they have been infected in the past. Antibody tests are seen by many governments as key to better understanding the spread of mild and asymptomatic cases, although so far most commercially available tests are not deemed accurate enough.

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