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In recent history, we have witnessed the emergence of several different life-threatening viruses. In addition to causing serious public health concerns around the globe, they have been responsible for significant human morbidity and mortality. Modern life that entails uncurtailed travel of humans and goods means that initially localized outbreaks may pose a risk of transmission anywhere in the world.
Study evaluates the effectiveness of interferon beta 1b in COVID-19 pneumonia

Study evaluates the effectiveness of interferon beta 1b in COVID-19 pneumonia

Main receptors used by SARS-CoV-2 for cell entry are absent in the human placenta

Main receptors used by SARS-CoV-2 for cell entry are absent in the human placenta

Study shows how RNA editing affects the replication of COVID-19 virus

Study shows how RNA editing affects the replication of COVID-19 virus

Spraying disinfectants on streets can be harmful, WHO warns

Spraying disinfectants on streets can be harmful, WHO warns

Novel insights on SARS-CoV-2 cell entry may inform further vaccine and treatment development

Novel insights on SARS-CoV-2 cell entry may inform further vaccine and treatment development

Research explores how human enzymes could be used to exacerbate COVID-19

Research explores how human enzymes could be used to exacerbate COVID-19

Study shows human monoclonal antibodies can effectively neutralize SARS-CoV-2

Study shows human monoclonal antibodies can effectively neutralize SARS-CoV-2

COVID-19 patients at high risk for developing complications associated with blood clots

COVID-19 patients at high risk for developing complications associated with blood clots

Researchers identify CoV Mac1 proteins as a potential SARS-CoV-2 drug target

Researchers identify CoV Mac1 proteins as a potential SARS-CoV-2 drug target

Passive immummization can offer instant, short-term fortification against infectious agents

Passive immummization can offer instant, short-term fortification against infectious agents

Neovii and Tel Aviv University partner to develop novel COVID-19 vaccine

Neovii and Tel Aviv University partner to develop novel COVID-19 vaccine

Human neutralizing antibody pair blocks COVID-19-ACE2 binding

Human neutralizing antibody pair blocks COVID-19-ACE2 binding

Antibodies from llamas may hold cure for novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2

Antibodies from llamas may hold cure for novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2

Researchers show how bats carry the MERS coronavirus

Researchers show how bats carry the MERS coronavirus

How do betacoronaviruses evolve?

How do betacoronaviruses evolve?

Spillover of more bat coronaviruses likely due to destruction of wildlife habitats

Spillover of more bat coronaviruses likely due to destruction of wildlife habitats

SARS-CoV-2 genome shows mutation hotspots and type-specific distribution

SARS-CoV-2 genome shows mutation hotspots and type-specific distribution

Study finds two FDA-approved drugs are promising against COVID-19

Study finds two FDA-approved drugs are promising against COVID-19

Remdesivir shows powerful activity against SARS-CoV-2 in Vitro

Remdesivir shows powerful activity against SARS-CoV-2 in Vitro

Antibody produced by llamas shows promise against SARS-CoV-2

Antibody produced by llamas shows promise against SARS-CoV-2