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- Global cases: More than 951,901
- Global deaths: At least 48,284
- US cases: At least 216,722
- US deaths: At least 5,137
The data above was compiled by Johns Hopkins University.
9:41 am: Ex-FDA chief warns ‘parts of our lives’ will stay shut down without a coronavirus drug by fall
“If we don’t have it, this virus is going to come back in the fall and it’s going to continue to shut down parts of our lives,” Gottlieb said on CNBC’s “Squawk Box.”
“This is going to circulate in the background. The consumer is not going to bounce back. People are going to be afraid to go out and we’re going to continue to see people succumb to this…