Skin Patch Vaccine Shows Promise in Neutralizing SARS-CoV-2News
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine scientists announced a potential vaccine against SARS-CoV-2, the new coronavirus causing the COVID-19 pandemic. When tested in mice, the vaccine, delivered through a fingertip-sized patch, produces antibodies specific to SARS-CoV-2 at quantities thought to be sufficient for neutralizing the virus.READ MORE
A new study published in Nucleic Acid Research outlines the discovery that squid are able to "edit" their messenger RNA (mRNA) to an astonishing degree – several orders of magnitude more than humans.READ MORE
A new app has been launched that tracks symptoms related to novel coronavirus (COVID-19), allowing anyone to self-report daily.
Whilst the classic symptoms of COVID-19 – fever, persistent dry cough, shortness of breath – are now drummed into anyone following the spread of this novel coronavirus, a potential new symptom has begun to be reported by medical experts – a loss of smell or taste.
Researchers from the University of Oxford have launched a new clinical trial to test the effects of potential drug treatments for patients with COVID-19.READ MORE
Abnormal striatal function can be a promising biomarker for the diagnosis of schizophrenia and treatment response, according to a new study.READ MORE
In a new study published in BMC Genomics , researchers from the University of Tsukuba reveal that they have developed a novel tool that enables the visualization of how single cells handle and process RNA.READ MORE