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Far-UVC light safely kills airborne coronaviruses

COVID-19, coronavirus

Far-UVC light safely kills airborne coronaviruses Far-UVC light safely kills airborne coronaviruses This scanning electron microscope image shows SARS-CoV-2 (yellow)—also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus that causes COVID-19—isolated from a patient, emerging from the surface of cells (blue/pink) cultured in the lab. Credit: NIAID-RML More than 99.9% of seasonal coronaviruses …

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    coronavirus kills 111 medical staff, infects 8,544

    Mexico: coronavirus kills 111 medical staff, infects 8,544

    coronavirus kills 111 medical staff, infects 8,544 coronavirus kills 111 medical staff, infects 8,544 A hospital worker calls out a name from the gate, as relatives of hospitalized patients wait outside in hopes of receiving news of their loved ones, at a public hospital in the Iztapalapa district of Mexico …

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      Coronavirus kills 210 in Iran: BBC Persian report

      Coronavirus kills 210 in Iran: BBC Persian report 2

      Credit: CC0 Public Domain At least 210 people have died in Iran from the new coronavirus, BBC Persian reported Friday citing unnamed sources in the Islamic republic’s health system, promoting an angry denial from a health ministry spokesman. Most of the people died in the capital Tehran and the holy …

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        Lassa fever kills 29 in Nigeria

        Lassa fever kills 29 in Nigeria 4

        Nigerian health authorities have announced stepped-up emergency measures to tackle a rise in Lassa fever cases after 29 people died this month. “As at 24th of January 2020, 195 confirmed cases and 29 deaths had been reported in 11 states,” the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said in a …

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          DR Congo measles outbreak kills 6,000 in a year: WHO

          DR Congo measles outbreak kills 6,000 in a year: WHO 6

          An electron micrograph of the measles virus. Credit: CDC/ Courtesy of Cynthia S. Goldsmith Measles has killed more than 6,000 people in the Democratic Republic of Congo since January, the world’s worst outbreak and nearly triple the toll in the country’s Ebola epidemic, the World Health Organization said Tuesday. DR …

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            Samoa shuts schools, declares emergency as measles kills 6

            Samoa shuts schools, declares emergency as measles kills 6 8

            In this November 2019, image from video, a child gets vaccinated at a health clinic in Apia, Samoa. Samoa closed all its schools on Monday, Nov.18, 2019, banned children from public gatherings and mandated that everybody get vaccinated after declaring an emergency due to a measles outbreak. For the past …

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