Cold, Flu & Cough News and Research

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Synthetic mucin gels against HIV-1 and HSV-2 transmission

Synthetic mucin gels against HIV-1 and HSV-2 transmission

Genome-based microbiome signature associated with the severity and prognosis of COVID-19 in hospitalized patients

Genome-based microbiome signature associated with the severity and prognosis of COVID-19 in hospitalized patients

What is the efficacy of bioelectronic masks for the detection of respiratory infectious diseases like COVID-19?

What is the efficacy of bioelectronic masks for the detection of respiratory infectious diseases like COVID-19?

New antiviral mechanism of action for an FDA-approved thiopurine known as 6-thioguanine

New antiviral mechanism of action for an FDA-approved thiopurine known as 6-thioguanine

Common genetic variants of APOE associated with COVID mortality

Common genetic variants of APOE associated with COVID mortality

Researchers report development of a self-assembled trimeric RBD subunit vaccine able to prevent SARS-CoV-2 infection

Researchers report development of a self-assembled trimeric RBD subunit vaccine able to prevent SARS-CoV-2 infection

Study finds telomeres can set damage thresholds for cancer cells above which they cannot continue to divide

Study finds telomeres can set damage thresholds for cancer cells above which they cannot continue to divide

Evidence A.2 lineage of monkeypox is mutating

Evidence A.2 lineage of monkeypox is mutating

Study shows COVID-19 activity peaks during winter in the United States and Europe

Study shows COVID-19 activity peaks during winter in the United States and Europe

Clinical and epidemiologic features of SARS-CoV-2 in companion animals

Clinical and epidemiologic features of SARS-CoV-2 in companion animals

BU investigator wins highly competitive awards to study the role of proteases in regulation of cellular defenses

BU investigator wins highly competitive awards to study the role of proteases in regulation of cellular defenses

Healthcare systems seem may be ill-equipped to handle high co-circulation of influenza and SARS-CoV-2 in the coming year

Healthcare systems seem may be ill-equipped to handle high co-circulation of influenza and SARS-CoV-2 in the coming year

Neutralizing antibody responses, breakthrough SARS-CoV-2 infections, and symptoms after booster BNT162b2 COVID-19 vaccinations

Neutralizing antibody responses, breakthrough SARS-CoV-2 infections, and symptoms after booster BNT162b2 COVID-19 vaccinations

In Denmark, Omicron reinfections reveal ineffective post-COVID-19 immunity

In Denmark, Omicron reinfections reveal ineffective post-COVID-19 immunity

Highly sensitive mask can detect respiratory viruses in the air within 10 minutes

Highly sensitive mask can detect respiratory viruses in the air within 10 minutes

First multi-center, large-scale registry of severe asthma patients launched in Singapore

First multi-center, large-scale registry of severe asthma patients launched in Singapore

Research examines the roles of cytokines during SARS-CoV-2 infection in rhesus macaques

Research examines the roles of cytokines during SARS-CoV-2 infection in rhesus macaques

Genomic sequencing reveals the course of COVID-19 in Africa

Genomic sequencing reveals the course of COVID-19 in Africa

One year later, 40% of patients with COVID pneumonia still had lung problems

One year later, 40% of patients with COVID pneumonia still had lung problems

Disruption of actin cytoskeleton is key to triggering human immune response, research finds

Disruption of actin cytoskeleton is key to triggering human immune response, research finds