There are over 100 potential vaccines in development around the world, with the Oxford group among the first to test theirs in human volunteers.
Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said it was understandable that people were getting frustrated being locked inside, but the virus will be with us for some time.
Researcher tested wastewater in France for their study.
While there is no evidence that food packaging is linked to contracting the coronavirus, studies show the virus can live on surfaces for up to three days.
Lockdown measures across the world have led to large decreases in vehicle traffic and industrial activity.
Dr. Jeremy Farrar told Newsweek a vaccine that offers protection for even 12 months "would be a massive breakthrough."
Experts told Newsweek how a person should decide whether to self-isolate when they aren't sure if they have COVID-19 or the allergy.
Jean-Yves Le Drian told Le Monde that the coronavirus pandemic was causing a "widening of fractures that have plagued the international order for years."
The incident took place in the Rakhine state, which has been in conflict due to the ongoing civil war between Myanmar's military and Arakan Army rebels.
Mass testing could cost up to $300 billion over two years, but this is "dwarfed by the economic cost of continued collective quarantine of $100 to 350 billion a month," said the authors of a report published by Harvard.
The international health group's net approval rating has fallen from 54 percent at the start of April to 25 percent at the end of last week.
There is currently no way of specifically treating or preventing COVID-19.
"Trust us. The worst is yet ahead of us," WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said during a recent news briefing. "Let's prevent this tragedy. It's a virus that many people still don't understand."
The fact children are less likely to die from or have severe COVID-19 has "created a sense of complacency that 'COVID-19 is not a major concern for children's health'," the scientists wrote.
"It's going to take us a while to really map and trace this particular virus, map it through its experience in humans, and get the scientific evidence of where this virus originated."
The vice director of the Wuhan Institute of Virology spoke out to defend the Wuhan biosafety lab from allegations the coronavirus was created by the Chinese scientists.
There is currently no specific treatment for COVID-19.
Adam Lauring of University of Michigan Medical School told Newsweek: "This claim is a conspiracy theory and it is not supported at all by the available data."
Experts fear we are facing a "crashing wave" of neuropsychiatric conditions linked to COVID-19.
Accurately calculating the figure could help experts decide how and when to ease social distancing measures.
"WHO is the only international organization capable of leading the effort to control this virus," Carter said.
"International cooperation among governments and the scientific and health care communities is essential to halt the spread of the disease," the ANA's president said.
Despite funding cuts from America, the World Health Organization has praised China's response to the coronavirus outbreak and plans to continue its global work.
"Zhuhai's ban on dog and cat meat eating is thrilling news for all those in China and around the world who have campaigned for so long to end this brutal trade," said Wendy Higgins from HSI.
Some European countries badly affected by the COVID-19 outbreak have made moves to lift restrictions.