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In recovering COVID-19 patients, antibodies fade quickly

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In recovering COVID-19 patients, antibodies fade quickly In recovering COVID-19 patients, antibodies fade quickly Credit: CC0 Public Domain In the absence of approved, effective treatments for COVID-19, some hospitals have been treating patients with severe COVID symptoms with blood plasma from recovering patients. The blood of recovered patients contains antibodies …

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Conversation quickly spreads droplets inside buildings: study

Conversation quickly spreads droplets inside buildings

Conversation quickly spreads droplets inside buildings: study Conversation quickly spreads droplets inside buildings: study To study the flow of exhaled material, researchers filmed the movement of a mist of tiny droplets illuminated by a laser sheet in front of a person speaking several different phrases adjacent to the sheet. Credit: …

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Boston partnership leverages local manufacturing to quickly produce reusable face shields

Boston partnership leverages local manufacturing to quickly produce reusable face shields

Boston partnership leverages local manufacturing to quickly produce reusable face shields Boston partnership leverages local manufacturing to quickly produce reusable face shields An anesthesia provider wearing the BWH/PanFab face shield. Credit: Dr. James Rathmell Researchers at a major Boston academic medical center designed, fabricated, tested, and implemented a reusable face …

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Sunlight destroys coronavirus quickly, say US scientists

Sunlight destroys coronavirus quickly, say US scientists Sunlight destroys coronavirus quickly, say US scientists This transmission electron microscope image shows SARS-CoV-2 — also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus that causes COVID-19 — isolated from a patient in the US. Virus particles are shown emerging from the surface of cells cultured …

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Recognise and control new variants of the deadly Ebola virus more quickly

Scanning electron microscope image of the filamentous Ebola viruses (stained blue) in an infected cell. Credit: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) The situation is extraordinary: there have only ever been four declarations of public health emergencies of international concern in the past and now there are two …

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Got flu? Deal quickly with complications

Fighting the flu can be an unpleasant experience—but the misery may not stop there. When you have the flu, your immune system is under attack, making complications common. Other infections can weasel their way into your body, according to Libby Richards, an associate professor at Purdue University’s School of Nursing …

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