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Researchers developing antibodies ‘neutralize’ novel coronavirus before it invades cells

Researchers at U of T’s Donnelly Centre are developing neutralizing antibodies to help boost patient immunity to the virus that causes COVID-19 – with the molecular structure of the coronavirus’s spike protein pictured here. Credit: University of Toronto University of Toronto researcher Sachdev Sidhu and his collaborators are engineering antibody …

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Cells must age for muscles to regenerate in muscle-degenerating diseases

Regenerating fibers with central nuclei in muscles suffering from acute muscle injury (AMI; left), and fibrosis and inflammatory cells in chronic inflammatory myopathy (CIM; right). Credit: Yuki Saito et al., Nature Communications. February 14, 2020 Exercise can only improve strength in muscle-degenerating diseases when a specific type of muscle cell …

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