• COVID-19: Saliva tests could detect silent carriers

    22 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    Testing self-collected saliva samples could offer an easy and effective mass testing approach for detecting asymptomatic COVID-19.
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  • Turns Out, Antimicrobial Masks Are No More Effective Than Your Regular Fabric Face Masks

    Turns Out, Antimicrobial Masks Are No More Effective Than Your Regular Fabric Face Masks

    22 days ago - By PopSugar

    There's still so much to understand when it comes to masks and COVID-19. At the very basic level, we know the CDC's recommends for fabric face masks to be worn when out in public or around other people. But then there are other factors to consider, like the materials they're made out of or companies making over-the-top claims about the efficaciousness of their particular masks. Specifically, we've been wondering if antimicrobial masks are something we should be wearing, and if they're any different from a regular, reusable cloth face mask.
    In theory, masks made with an antimicrobial...
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  • New agreements to ensure all countries have fair access to COVID-19 rapid diagnostic tests

    22 days ago - By News Medical

    A set of agreements to make available, for low and middle-income countries, affordable, high-quality COVID-19 antigen rapid tests were today announced by the Access to COVID-19 Tools Accelerator.
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