Coronavirus Disease 2019

May
14

How Scientists Can Volunteer to Help Fight COVID-19

Bench scientists all around the globe who were actively studying the cause and remedies of the current COVID-19 pandemic has been forced to shut down or scale back from their experiments out of COVID-19 precautions. But all these factors don’t mean their expertise or skills can’t help them in contributing to the worldwide effort to […]

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May
12

What Do Antibody Tests For SARS-CoV-2 Tell Us About Immunity?

It has been months, that we are facing the COVID-19 pandemic, and still the Government or the public health officials don’t know the exact figures of how many people have come in direct contact with the culprit, SARS-CoV-2. There are in fact several nations where the testing facilities have lagged way behind the spread of […]

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May
10

Negative Mental Effects Of Isolation And Lockdown During The Pandemic

The sudden emergence of the SARS-CoV-2 virus has resulted in a public health emergency by the CDC and the World Health Organization. Including the US, several other countries in Europe and Asia are under a considerable number of precautionary measures such as social distancing, quarantines, or under complete lockdown. Ever since the Second World War, […]

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May
08

Difference Between SARS And COVID-19

SARS-CoV-2 or the COVID-19 virus, is lately dominating all the news channels throughout the entire world. Well, you might have questions in your mind as there are chances of yours being familiar to the term coronavirus during the 2003 outbreak of SARS. Both these viruses belong to the same family of coronaviridae of positive-sense, enveloped, […]

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May
06

Are Mesenchymal Stem Cells A Promising Treatment for COVID-19?

According to a recent study in China, several novel coronavirus patients received some intravenous infusion of mesenchymal stem cells. These are basically multipoint cells having immunomodulatory capacities, injection of which is safe and their approach might improve patient’s outcome. The test conducted on seven patients in China has recovered wholly making the scientists over there […]

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Apr
22

What Are The Available Options For COVID-19 Treatments?

The COVID- 19 pandemic is providing a new definition for the world health crisis of our age and forcing us to the most significant challenge that we have ever faced since the World War. The novel coronavirus has spread like a bullet fired from a gun to each and every continent except Antarctica. With the […]

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Apr
21

Why Novel Coronavirus Is So Deadly

With the fatality rate increasing day by day, microbiologists and virologists stated that this new COVID-19 virus is a lot more dangerous than the previous Ebola pandemic, known to kill up to two-thirds of those who get infected. COVID-19, also termed as the Wuhan virus, remains to be an enigma for more than four months […]

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Apr
20

Is The U.S. The New Coronavirus Epicentre?

The COVID- 19 pandemic has already started killing Americans disproportionately. This pandemic seems to be even more dangerous than the Pearl Harbour attacks of 1941. The country has reached a tragic milestone this weekend and has a lot more number of novel coronavirus infected patients than any other countries in the world. The cases regarding […]

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