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Dog in Georgia tests positive for virus that causes COVID-19

SARS-CoV-2 , COVID-19 , coronavirus

Dog in Georgia tests positive for virus that causes COVID-19 Dog in Georgia tests positive for virus that causes COVID-19 A colorized scanning electron micrograph of the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Credit: NIAID A dog in Georgia is believed to have been the second canine in the U.S. to test positive for …

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    Genetic tests may differ in their interpretation of certain variants

    Genetic tests may differ in their interpretation of certain variants

    Genetic tests may differ in their interpretation of certain variants Genetic tests may differ in their interpretation of certain variants (HealthDay)—Different genetic test interpretations have been identified for genetic variants, and some of these can impact patient management, according to a research letter published online June 30 in the Annals …

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      Research finds balance tests key in better gauging concussions

      Research Finds Balance Tests Key in Better Gauging Concussions

      Research finds balance tests key in better gauging concussions Research finds balance tests key in better gauging concussions The Florida Tech concussion research involved student-athletes from multiple sports, including lacrosse, football, soccer and basketball. Credit: Florida Institute of Technology As professional football approaches the July start of training camps and …

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        Super-potent human antibodies protect against COVID-19 in animal tests

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        Super-potent human antibodies protect against COVID-19 in animal tests Super-potent human antibodies protect against COVID-19 in animal tests A colorized scanning electron micrograph of the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Credit: NIAID A team led by Scripps Research has discovered antibodies in the blood of recovered COVID-19 patients that provide powerful protection against …

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          Rapid chip medical tests prototyped for premature babies

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          Rapid chip medical tests prototyped for premature babies Rapid chip medical tests prototyped for premature babies Credit: CC0 Public Domain Scientists at the University of Southampton’s Zepler Institute for Photonics and Nanoelectronics are developing a rapid bedside test for diagnosing neonatal respiratory distress syndrome (nRDS) in premature babies. The photonic …

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