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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REGEN-COV antibody cocktail shown to significantly lower SARS-CoV-2 viral load

REGEN-COV antibody cocktail shown to significantly lower SARS-CoV-2 viral load

Immune memory responses differ between SARS-CoV-2 and influenza A

Immune memory responses differ between SARS-CoV-2 and influenza A

SARS-CoV-2 variant of concern could cause further epidemics in UK

SARS-CoV-2 variant of concern could cause further epidemics in UK

Plasma zinc status not an effective prognostic factor for hospitalized COVID-19 patients

Plasma zinc status not an effective prognostic factor for hospitalized COVID-19 patients

South African and Brazilian SARS-CoV-2 variants overtake UK variant in French regions

South African and Brazilian SARS-CoV-2 variants overtake UK variant in French regions

Researchers develop new imaging technique for studying nanoscale coronavirus-host interactions

Researchers develop new imaging technique for studying nanoscale coronavirus-host interactions

Researchers examine the importance of time after COVID-19 vaccination

Researchers examine the importance of time after COVID-19 vaccination

Robust immunity against SARS-CoV-2 with Pfizer vaccine is mediated by memory B cells

Robust immunity against SARS-CoV-2 with Pfizer vaccine is mediated by memory B cells

Intranasal monoclonal SARS-CoV-2 antibody therapy shows promise in preclinical trials

Intranasal monoclonal SARS-CoV-2 antibody therapy shows promise in preclinical trials

Fatty acid binding site on SARS-CoV-2 spike triggers spike monomer crosstalk that is key to infectivity

Fatty acid binding site on SARS-CoV-2 spike triggers spike monomer crosstalk that is key to infectivity

Can rapid antigen tests help screen for COVID-19?

Can rapid antigen tests help screen for COVID-19?

COVID-19 in pregnancy could be less severe than previously thought: A Danish case study

COVID-19 in pregnancy could be less severe than previously thought: A Danish case study

Delays and shortages hit SARS-CoV-2 genomic surveillance program

Delays and shortages hit SARS-CoV-2 genomic surveillance program

Emerging SARS-CoV-2 variants contain mutations that interfere with genomic sequencing

Emerging SARS-CoV-2 variants contain mutations that interfere with genomic sequencing

Study reports self-disinfecting polymer surfaces that can inactivate SARS-CoV-2

Study reports self-disinfecting polymer surfaces that can inactivate SARS-CoV-2

Study suggests COVID-19 in children is milder than the flu

Study suggests COVID-19 in children is milder than the flu

Forkhead box O's potential therapeutic use in the treatment of COVID-19

Forkhead box O's potential therapeutic use in the treatment of COVID-19

What makes the elderly more susceptible to SARS-CoV-2 infection?

What makes the elderly more susceptible to SARS-CoV-2 infection?

Joint ICMRA and WHO statement explains how COVID-19 vaccines are regulated for safety, effectiveness

Joint ICMRA and WHO statement explains how COVID-19 vaccines are regulated for safety, effectiveness

Teachers and school staff should be prioritised for COVID vaccines

Teachers and school staff should be prioritised for COVID vaccines