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Computer-aided drug design added to global fight against COVID-19

Computer-aided drug design added to global fight against COVID-19

Computer-aided drug design added to global fight against COVID-19 Computer-aided drug design added to global fight against COVID-19 Credit: Royal Society of Chemistry Life sciences company UCB is the first pharma company to join the COVID Moonshot crowdsourcing initiative, which involves the Diamond Light Source synchrotron facility in Oxfordshire and …

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    A game changer in the fight against dementia

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    A game changer in the fight against dementia A game changer in the fight against dementia Credit: CC0 Public Domain A recent paper published in Frontiers in Neuroscience, outlines a pulse-pressure-induced pathway of cognitive decline that sheds light on why previous treatments for dementia may have failed and proposes promising …

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      Building high-resolution protein models to fight COVID-19

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      Building high-resolution protein models to fight COVID-19 Building high-resolution protein models to fight COVID-19 Credit: CC0 Public Domain During the COVID-19 pandemic, Michigan State University researchers are rising to the occasion and spearheading projects that seek to aid the international efforts to develop treatments for the virus. One such researcher …

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        When the fight against COVID-19 is at home

        When the fight against COVID-19 is at home

        When the fight against COVID-19 is at home When the fight against COVID-19 is at home (HealthDay)—If a loved one is dealing with COVID-19 at home, there are several steps you can take to aid in their recovery. First and foremost: Limit your direct exposure to them. Stay 6 feet …

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          Health workers feel the toll of virus fight

          Health workers feel the toll of virus fight

          Health workers feel the toll of virus fight Health workers feel the toll of virus fight Hospital workers sit for a group counseling session at Elmhurst Hospital to talk about their experiences dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, Friday, May 29, 2020, in New York. At hospitals around the country, nurses, …

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            Israeli firm monitors sewers in fight against coronavirus

            Technicians from Israeli firm Kando extract sewage samples from a manhole near the beach, in the southern coastal Israeli city o

            Israeli firm monitors sewers in fight against coronavirus Israeli firm monitors sewers in fight against coronavirus Technicians from Israeli firm Kando extract sewage samples from a manhole near the beach, in the southern coastal Israeli city of Ashkelon An Israeli company is monitoring coronavirus traces in a coastal city’s sewers …

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              Home DNA test data wanted to boost coronavirus fight

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              Home DNA test data wanted to boost coronavirus fight Home DNA test data wanted to boost coronavirus fight Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Data from popular home genetic-testing kits could help scientists shed light on why some people who catch coronavirus have no symptoms while others become very ill. Researchers are …

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                ‘Ticking time bomb:’ Lack of beds slows Delhi’s virus fight

                'Ticking time bomb:' Lack of beds slows Delhi's virus fight

                ‘Ticking time bomb:’ Lack of beds slows Delhi’s virus fight ‘Ticking time bomb:’ Lack of beds slows Delhi’s virus fight In this Wednesday, June 10, 2020 photo, people enquire about their relatives from a health worker at a COVID designated hospital in New Delhi, India. Two and a half months …

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