Coronavirus Disease COVID 19

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered coronavirus. COVID-19 is caused by one virus, called severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2, or SARS-CoV-2.

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Scientists identify compounds that block replication of COVID-19 virus

Scientists identify compounds that block replication of COVID-19 virus

Faulty immune response to SARS-CoV-2 one of the main causes of death

Faulty immune response to SARS-CoV-2 one of the main causes of death

SARS-CoV-2 detected in Santiago, Chile wastewater with very little loss of viral RNA

SARS-CoV-2 detected in Santiago, Chile wastewater with very little loss of viral RNA

Dutch trial of convalescent plasma in COVID-19 discontinued

Dutch trial of convalescent plasma in COVID-19 discontinued

Viral and bacterial co-infections are pervasive in severe COVID-19 patients

Viral and bacterial co-infections are pervasive in severe COVID-19 patients

Airborne spread of SARS-CoV-2 possible and should not be ignored

Airborne spread of SARS-CoV-2 possible and should not be ignored

Surge in gun purchases in U.S. during the COVID-19 pandemic

Surge in gun purchases in U.S. during the COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19 risk halved when airplane middle seats empty, expert statistician says

COVID-19 risk halved when airplane middle seats empty, expert statistician says

Work begins on UK-wide system for detecting coronavirus in wastewater

Work begins on UK-wide system for detecting coronavirus in wastewater

Mongolia warns of suspected bubonic plague

Mongolia warns of suspected bubonic plague

COVID-19 complications may be associated with von Willebrand factor in the blood

COVID-19 complications may be associated with von Willebrand factor in the blood

Injuries could increase for players returning to contact sports after prolonged training restrictions

Injuries could increase for players returning to contact sports after prolonged training restrictions

Obesity and BME status may place individuals at high-risk of contracting COVID-19

Obesity and BME status may place individuals at high-risk of contracting COVID-19

Human trials of potential COVID-19 vaccine commence in South Australia

Human trials of potential COVID-19 vaccine commence in South Australia

‘I couldn’t let her be alone’: A peaceful death amid the COVID scourge

‘I couldn’t let her be alone’: A peaceful death amid the COVID scourge

Study highlights need to consider sewer processes to prevent disease outbreak

Study highlights need to consider sewer processes to prevent disease outbreak

Researchers develop new tool to visualize worldwide trends in coronavirus infection

Researchers develop new tool to visualize worldwide trends in coronavirus infection

Social media image about mask efficacy right in sentiment, but percentages are ‘bonkers’

Social media image about mask efficacy right in sentiment, but percentages are ‘bonkers’

Artificial intelligence can detect serious eye disease in diabetic patients

Artificial intelligence can detect serious eye disease in diabetic patients

2021 health plans granted leeway to limit consumers’ benefit from drug coupons

2021 health plans granted leeway to limit consumers’ benefit from drug coupons