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Coronavirus structure clue to high infection rate

SARS-CoV-2 , COVID-19 , coronavirus

Coronavirus structure clue to high infection rate Coronavirus structure clue to high infection rate A colorized scanning electron micrograph of the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Credit: NIAID Cornell University researchers studying the structure of the virus that causes COVID-19 have found a unique feature that could explain why it is so transmissible …

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    Researchers find clue to preventing addiction relapse

    Researchers find clue to preventing addiction relapse 1

    Credit: CC0 Public Domain With any addiction in which a user has successfully resisted a chemical, activity or substance, relapse is vexing. And with opioids, it’s often deadly. Fatal overdoses following relapse from an opioid addiction is reaching epidemic proportions. In 2017, more than 70,000 people died from drug overdoses, …

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      Brain clue signals anxiety, depression in some kids

      Brain clue signals anxiety, depression in some kids 2

      Credit: University of Western Ontario The discovery of a biomarker in the brains of those with neurodevelopmental disorders—such as autism, attention deficit hyperactive disorder (ADHD) or obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) – may offer hope to families looking for clues in how to address anxiety and depression in their children. The …

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