Friday, April 16

Tag: virus

Coronavirus: Concerns as UK delays release of new case locations

Coronavirus: Concerns as UK delays relea ...

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The UK has set up coronavirus testing areas at hospitalsJames Veysey/Shutterstock The full details of new coronavirus infections in the UK will now be released only once a week. While the number of new cases will be published on a daily basis, the location of these cases will only be reported on a... ...
Coronavirus: Are there two strains and is one more deadly?

Coronavirus: Are there two strains and i ...

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Labs in China have produced covid-19 virus detection kitsALEX PLAVEVSKI/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock Two strains of the new coronavirus are spreading around the world, according to an analysis of 103 cases. But the World Health Organization insists that “there is no evidence that the virus has been changi ...
Ancient viruses buried in our DNA may reawaken and cause illness

Ancient viruses buried in our DNA may re ...

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Brian LarossaSTRANGE fevers and unusual infections are common among the people with HIV who come to Avindra Nath’s clinic for treatment. But when one young man showed up in 2005 struggling to move his arms and legs, Nath was baffled. Although the man had been diagnosed with HIV a few years earlier, ...