• By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 30, 2020

    STUDY MEASURES EFFECTIVENESS OF DIFFERENT FACE MASK MATERIALS WHEN COUGHING

    Researchers have tested everything from t-shirts and socks to jeans and vacuum bags to determine what type of mask material is most...

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  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 30, 2020

    MOUSE STUDIES LINK SOME AUTISM TO BRAIN CELLS THAT GUIDE SOCIABILITY AND PLATONIC LOVE

    Researchers report that new experiments with genetically engineered mice have found clear connections among a range of autism types...

    Brain
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 30, 2020

    REMDESIVIR FOR COVID-19: FDA APPROVED BUT STILL UNPROVEN

    In a review of evidence from the most reliable data from randomized trials to find likely small-to-moderate effects of remdesivir,...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 30, 2020

    HOW PEOPLE WOULD CHOOSE WHO GETS SCARCE COVID-19 TREATMENT

    As COVID-19 cases begin climbing again in the United States, the possibility arises of a grim moral dilemma: Which patients should...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 30, 2020

    MORE INFECTIONS THAN REPORTED: NEW STUDY DEMONSTRATES IMPORTANCE OF LARGE-SCALE SARS-COV-2 ANTIBODY SCREENINGS

    A new study indicates a six-fold higher SARS-CoV-2 exposure rate among children in Bavaria, Germany, than reported cases. This highlights...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 30, 2020

    STUDY FINDS FASTER, WIDER SPREAD OF COVID-19 IN US HOUSEHOLDS

    COVID-19 spreads faster and more widely throughout US households than previously reported, according to new preliminary research from...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 30, 2020

    CORONAVIRUS MUTATION MAY HAVE MADE IT MORE CONTAGIOUS

    A study involving more than 5,000 COVID-19 patients in Houston finds that the virus that causes the disease is accumulating genetic...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 30, 2020

    NOVEL ADOPTIVE CELL TRANSFER METHOD SHORTENS TIMELINE FOR T-CELL MANUFACTURE

    Researchers find a new way to generate T-cells faster, making immediate treatment with this therapy possible.

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 30, 2020

    CLINICAL TRIAL INDICATES MONOCLONAL ANTIBODY LOWERED HOSPITALIZATIONS AND EMERGENCY VISITS

    COVID-19 patients who were administered a novel antibody had fewer symptoms and were less likely to require hospitalization or emergency...

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  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 30, 2020

    NEW SYNTHETIC DNA VACCINE AGAINST POWASSAN VIRUS

    Scientists have designed and tested the first-of-its-kind synthetic DNA vaccine against Powassan virus , targeting portions of the...

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  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 30, 2020

    AI TEACHERS MUST BE EFFECTIVE AND COMMUNICATE WELL TO BE ACCEPTED

    The increase in online education has allowed a new type of teacher to emerge - an artificial one. But just how accepting students are...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 30, 2020

    NEW CAUSE OF INFLAMMATION IN PEOPLE WITH HIV IDENTIFIED

    A new study examined what factors could be contributing to inflammation, and they identified the inability to control HIV RNA production...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 30, 2020

    HEALTHCARE APP REDUCES SYMPTOMS OF COPD COMPARED TO REGULAR TREATMENT

    A new healthcare app that helps people with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease manage their condition can speed up recovery after...

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  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 30, 2020

    INFECTION BY CONFECTION: COVID-19 AND THE RISK OF TRICK-OR-TREATING

    Researchers determined that COVID-19 transmission risk via Halloween candies is low, even when they are handled by infected people,...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 30, 2020

    SARS-COV-2 SPIKE PROTEINS DISRUPT THE BLOOD-BRAIN BARRIER, NEW RESEARCH SHOWS

    New research shows that the spike proteins that extrude from SARS-CoV-2 promote inflammatory responses on the endothelial cells that...

    Brain
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 30, 2020

    COMPRESSION GARMENTS REDUCE STRENGTH LOSS AFTER TRAINING

    Regular training enhances your strength, but recovery is equally important. Elastic bandages and compression garments are widely used...

    Sport
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 30, 2020

    A NEW WAY TO CREATE A SPECTRUM OF NATURAL-LOOKING HAIR COLORS

    Northwestern University researchers have developed a new way to create a spectrum of natural-looking hair colors, ranging from blond...

    Hair
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 30, 2020

    MOTHERS PASS ON ALLERGIES TO OFFSPRING

    Maternal antibodies primed to react to specific allergens can cross the placenta, passing on transiently allergic reactions to offspring,...

    Allergies
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 30, 2020

    ASPIRIN USE BEST FOR THOSE WITH HIGH CORONARY CALCIUM, LOW RISK OF BLEEDING

    An X-ray test commonly used to assess hardening of the arteries could help doctors decide whether the benefits of taking aspirin to...

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  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 30, 2020

    EARLY RESULTS FROM DETECT STUDY SUGGEST FITNESS TRACKERS CAN PREDICT COVID-19 INFECTIONS

    Examining data from the first six weeks of their landmark DETECT study, scientists see encouraging signs that wearable fitness devices...