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Claims that CDC’S PCR test can’t tell covid from flu are wrong

Claims that CDC’S PCR test can’t tell covid from flu are wrong

Prior SARS-CoV-2 infection enhances effectiveness of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine

Prior SARS-CoV-2 infection enhances effectiveness of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine

SARS-CoV-2 Beta variant marginally affects Pfizer vaccination efficacy in fully vaccinated

SARS-CoV-2 Beta variant marginally affects Pfizer vaccination efficacy in fully vaccinated

Amount of testing matters more than the sensitivity of COVID-19 tests

Amount of testing matters more than the sensitivity of COVID-19 tests

Scientists identify an antiviral metabolite as a potential serum biomarker for SARS-CoV-2 infection

Scientists identify an antiviral metabolite as a potential serum biomarker for SARS-CoV-2 infection

SARS-CoV-2 antibodies in breast milk: Study

SARS-CoV-2 antibodies in breast milk: Study

Study in France suggests high efficacy of mRNA vaccines against SARS-CoV-2 variants of concern

Study in France suggests high efficacy of mRNA vaccines against SARS-CoV-2 variants of concern

Finding most promising targets for pan-coronavirus drugs

Finding most promising targets for pan-coronavirus drugs

Next-generation COVID-19 vaccine provides robust immunity against SARS-CoV-2 in mice

Next-generation COVID-19 vaccine provides robust immunity against SARS-CoV-2 in mice

Mayo Clinic study provides insights into risk factors for severe COVID-19 in younger populations

Mayo Clinic study provides insights into risk factors for severe COVID-19 in younger populations

Analysis shows the amount of testing for COVID-19 matters more than the sensitivity of the tests

Analysis shows the amount of testing for COVID-19 matters more than the sensitivity of the tests

An assay capable of detecting SARS-CoV-2 antibodies in breast milk and other samples

An assay capable of detecting SARS-CoV-2 antibodies in breast milk and other samples

Evaluation of a synthetic DNA SARS-CoV-2 vaccine INO-4800 using a nonhuman primate model

Evaluation of a synthetic DNA SARS-CoV-2 vaccine INO-4800 using a nonhuman primate model

Water-soluble vitamin E compounds directly inhibit SARS-CoV-2 replication and synergize with remdesivir

Water-soluble vitamin E compounds directly inhibit SARS-CoV-2 replication and synergize with remdesivir

Rapid COVID-19 antibody detection with time‐resolved fluorescence immunoassay

Rapid COVID-19 antibody detection with time‐resolved fluorescence immunoassay

A pencil graphite biosensor that detects SARS-CoV-2

A pencil graphite biosensor that detects SARS-CoV-2

High individual-level variability in SARS-CoV-2 shedding may explain superspreading

High individual-level variability in SARS-CoV-2 shedding may explain superspreading

Blood test could be a simple and effective method for monitoring SARS-CoV-2 infection

Blood test could be a simple and effective method for monitoring SARS-CoV-2 infection

Study examines asymptomatic, presymptomatic and symptomatic transmission dynamics of SARS-CoV-2

Study examines asymptomatic, presymptomatic and symptomatic transmission dynamics of SARS-CoV-2

Colonization by SARS-CoV-2 not synonymous with infection, screening study highlights

Colonization by SARS-CoV-2 not synonymous with infection, screening study highlights