Category: News

Mutational targets of SARS-CoV-2 receptor-binding domain for vaccine-antiviral development

By Dr. Liji Thomas, MDJun 18 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic has spread throughout the whole world within six months, causing millions of infections and

Convalescent plasma found to be safe for diverse patients with COVID-19

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Jun 18 2020 Mayo Clinic researchers and collaborators have found investigational convalescent plasma to be safe

Job-related strenuous exercise may not necessarily extend longevity

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Jun 18 2020 By analyzing longevity data for professional Japanese traditional artists, researchers at Tokyo

Homelessness associated with hospital readmission rates

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Jun 18 2020 Patients who are homeless are far more likely than housed individuals to be readmitted to a hospital

Study examines the impact of urban density on spread of COVID-19

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Jun 18 2020 A new study suggests that denser places, assumed by many to be more conducive to the spread of the

Regenstrief dashboard evolves to show COVID-19 trends and early warning indicators

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Jun 18 2020 Trends are a vital component of tracking and understanding the COVID-19 outbreak. The COVID-19

Widespread testing could help stop the spread of COVID-19

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Jun 18 2020 The world is now in the grips of a historic pandemic. The death toll from the novel coronavirus has

Review highlights why and to what extent a large hip protects from type 2 diabetes and CVD

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Jun 18 2020 In a Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology review article Norbert Stefan from the German Center for

Conjunctivitis and keratoconjunctivitis can be possible primary symptoms of COVID-19

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Jun 18 2020 A case of pink eye is now reason to be tested for COVID-19, according to University of Alberta

Study finds overabundance of opportunistic pathogens in the guts of persons with Parkinson’s

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Jun 18 2020 Parkinson's disease is a common, progressive and debilitating neurodegenerative disease. It