• Pomegranate peel extract shows potential as inhibitor of SARS-CoV-2 virus

    2 days ago - By News Medical

    Researchers led by first author Relja Suručić from the Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Banja Luka, Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina, have studied the use of pomegranate peel extracts in preventing infections with SARS-CoV-2.
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  • Analysis shows social distancing helped reduce nosocomial SARS-CoV-2 transmission in London

    2 days ago - By News Medical

    Recently, a team of researchers from the King's College London, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, and St Thomas' Hospital, London analyzed comprehensive epidemiological and viral nanopore sequence data from 574 patients with SARS-CoV-2 infection confirmed by a PCR test in March 2020.
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  • Anti-SARS-CoV-2 hyperimmune globulin produced from convalescent plasma pool has 3-fold antibody neutralizing activity

    2 days ago - By News Medical

    In a recent study published in the preprint server bioRxiv, researchers from the Grifols Bioscience Research Group reported on the collection of convalescent plasma and production of anti-SARS-CoV-2 hyperimmune globulin for use in clinical research.
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  • Researchers investigate SARS-CoV-2 transmission chain dynamics in the Nordic countries

    2 days ago - By News Medical

    To date, the coronavirus disease pandemic has affected over 58.52 million individuals and led to more than 1.38 million deaths worldwide. Second waves of the pandemic are still ongoing in many countries with a massive impact on health care systems and economies.
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