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Longest ever COVID-19 infection exceeds 500 days
A U.K. patient suffering from a persistent COVID-19 infection had it for 505 days before unfortunately dying in hospital in 2021.
Adding gold to vaccines increases efficacy by over 25%, research shows
An international research team has used chiral gold nanoparticles as adjuvants to increase vaccine efficacy by more than 25%.
UV-LED lights 'highly effective' at killing HIV and coronaviruses
Researchers from the University of Toronto Scarborough have found easily installed UV-LED lights can easily decontaminate spaces.
Brain shrinkage observed in even mild COVID-19 cases
Researchers have found additional tissue shrinkage in brain areas associated with smell in COVID-19 patients compared to normal.
WHO reports continually falling COVID cases and deaths worldwide
The World Health Organization has reported a 16% decrease in new COVID-19 cases and a 10% decrease in deaths in the last week.
Effectiveness of face masks for various viruses examined by new study
New research has shown correctly worn surgical or FFP2 masks render the risk of infection by COVID and other viruses negligible.
New study finds Ivermectin ineffective in treating severe COVID
Malaysian researchers have shown the controversial ivermectin drug is ineffective in preventing COVID-19 disease progression.
Canines can be trained to sniff out COVID-19, successfully trialed
Florida International University researchers have successfully trained canines to detect COVID-19 cases at airports and festivals.
Futuristic fabric coating fabric kills SARS-CoV-2, E. coli and more
Researchers from the University of British Columbia have made a fabric coating that kills SARS-CoV-2, E. coli, and MRSA bacteria.
Surgical masks improperly disposed of are threatening our oceans
Surgical masks adopted during the COVID-19 pandemic pollute the ocean by the billions, releasing millions of microplastics each.
This RNA pill could be provide a new way to ingest vaccines
Researchers from MIT have developed a capsule that can be swallowed to administer an RNA vaccine without requiring an injection.
New app developed that can detect the flu and COVID-19 in users
A new smartphone app has been created by a team from the University of California Santa Barbara to diagnose COVID-19 and the flu.
SARS-CoV-2 spike protein may activate human endogenous retroviruses
A new preprint paper offers evidence for SARS-CoV-2 inducing expression of the Human Endogenous Retrovirus-W (HERV-W) ENV protein.
The founder of Ethereum gifted $1 Billion to India Covid Relief Fund
Vitalik Buterin, founder of Ethereum, sold $1 billion worth of gifted Shiba Inu coin and gave it to the India Covid Relief Fund.
Airbus will soon sniff passengers on planes for coronavirus, bombs
Airbus will roll out a new system that SNIFFS passengers for threats, including COVID-19 coronavirus.