Coronavirus Disease COVID 19

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered coronavirus. COVID-19 is caused by one virus, called severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2, or SARS-CoV-2.
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COVID-19-related disruptions to cervical cancer screening could increase risk sevenfold, UK case study finds

COVID-19-related disruptions to cervical cancer screening could increase risk sevenfold, UK case study finds

Modeling study predicts 90 percent drop in COVID-19 deaths following vaccination in US

Modeling study predicts 90 percent drop in COVID-19 deaths following vaccination in US

Data modeling study assesses effectiveness of NPIs in reducing COVID-19 reproduction number worldwide

Data modeling study assesses effectiveness of NPIs in reducing COVID-19 reproduction number worldwide

Spanish-originated SARS-CoV-2 variant A222V shows rapid spread in Lazio, Italy

Spanish-originated SARS-CoV-2 variant A222V shows rapid spread in Lazio, Italy

A new potential COVID-19 vaccine candidate: YF-S0

A new potential COVID-19 vaccine candidate: YF-S0

New and sudden headaches may be a symptom of COVID-19

New and sudden headaches may be a symptom of COVID-19

Scientists detect a sarbecovirus phylogenetically related to SARS-CoV-2 from bats in Japan

Scientists detect a sarbecovirus phylogenetically related to SARS-CoV-2 from bats in Japan

Particulate matter levels can play a significant role in SARS-CoV-2 transmission

Particulate matter levels can play a significant role in SARS-CoV-2 transmission

SARS-CoV-2 deletion mutations may have attenuated infectivity in some strains

SARS-CoV-2 deletion mutations may have attenuated infectivity in some strains

As hospitals fill with COVID patients, medical reinforcements are hard to find

As hospitals fill with COVID patients, medical reinforcements are hard to find

Elsevier launches a new book on COVID-19

Elsevier launches a new book on COVID-19

Researchers evaluate the most appropriate test for COVID-19

Researchers evaluate the most appropriate test for COVID-19

New, improved probes could make it easier to validate rapid COVID-19 diagnostic tests

New, improved probes could make it easier to validate rapid COVID-19 diagnostic tests

Immune mechanism in COVID-19 patients triggers cytokine storm

Immune mechanism in COVID-19 patients triggers cytokine storm

CARES Act helped reduce social interaction of viral spread

CARES Act helped reduce social interaction of viral spread

Repurposed mouse model sheds light on spectrum of COVID-19 disease symptoms

Repurposed mouse model sheds light on spectrum of COVID-19 disease symptoms

PTC299 inhibits SARS-CoV-2 replication and suppresses production of inflammatory cytokines

PTC299 inhibits SARS-CoV-2 replication and suppresses production of inflammatory cytokines

Alcohol-free hand sanitizer works just as well as alcohol-based products to control COVID-19

Alcohol-free hand sanitizer works just as well as alcohol-based products to control COVID-19

Nanomedicine's giant step into the fight against the COVID-19

Nanomedicine's giant step into the fight against the COVID-19

Research suggests plant flavonols could serve as effective antivirals for SARS-CoV-2

Research suggests plant flavonols could serve as effective antivirals for SARS-CoV-2