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Hospital at Home Pilots

September 29, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hospital at Home
“[University of] Michigan Medicine in July rolled out its Hospital Care at Home pilot program, which identified patients [MORE]

Rapid Decay of Anti-COVID Antibodies

September 22, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

SARS-CoV-2_virion
Comparing SARS-CoV-1 to SARS-CoV-2, investigators at UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine found a more rapid decay in SARS-CoV-2 IgG [MORE]

Lab-Made Mimic of SARS-CoV-2

September 15, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Lab researcher
In order to engineer a virus that mimics SARS-CoV-2 without causing COVID-19’s severe symptoms, virologists at Washington University in [MORE]

Telemed’s Virtual Waiting Rooms

September 15, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Telemedicine consult
“Social distancing,” because of COVID-19, may have been the need telemedicine was waiting for.  Almost everything in a medical [MORE]

The Man in the Iron Lung

September 15, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

 
The man in an iron lung
Paul Alexander was one of the earliest “baby-boomers,” and when he was six years old, [MORE]

First Non-Symptomatic Test for COVID-19

September 8, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

COVID testing
Two months ago: “FDA’s authorization of the first diagnostic test to be used for anyone, regardless of whether they [MORE]

Is SARS-CoV-2 Becoming More Infectious?

September 8, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Scripps-Research-Choe-Farzan-Coronavirus-Spike-Mutation
As SARS-CoV-2 passes through millions of human genomes, selection pressure is evolving a sturdier spike protein that makes the virus [MORE]

Sensor-Imbedded Clothing for Monitoring COVID-19

September 8, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Nanowear sensor-imbedded clothing for COVID
“New Jersey-based Hackensack Meridian Health Systems and Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York are working with [MORE]

A Breathalyzer for COVID-19

August 25, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Canary COVID-19 breathalyzer
South African scientists will start field testing a breathalyzer that could become an inexpensive and rapid way to [MORE]

Breath Analysis for COVID-19

August 25, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Flu detector
In a matter of months, research labs around the world have come up with an enormous number of innovations [MORE]

27 Blood Biomarkers of COVID-19

August 25, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Blood proteins could help predict severity COVID-19
From the Francis Crick Institute and the Charite Hospital in Berlin: “The researchers refined [MORE]

What Triggers a Cytokine Storm?

August 25, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Signaling events and-cellular effects induced by-AngII via AT1R
It is now well established that SARS-CoV-2 targets the human ACE2 receptor to [MORE]

Electrochemical Face Masks

August 18, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

 
Electrical anti-viral face mask
Indiana University engineers have shown how a new material can provide superior control of viral particles.  “The [MORE]

Surfaces in the Spread of Virus

August 18, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Robotic disinfection for hospitals
At Great Ormond Street Hospital in London, researchers there wanted to see how far and for how [MORE]