Pseudoviruses help determine the success of COVID-19 vaccines and antibody therapies

Assays using pseudoviruses have been indispensable in our efforts to halt the current pandemic.

Delaying second dose of COVID-19 vaccine has benefits in the short term, but depends on immunity

The strength of immune responses after the first dose of COVID-19 vaccines could make or break this strategy and policy makers need to be able to adapt.

What COVID-19 vaccine should I get? Whichever one you are offered, say experts

First and foremost, the goal is to ultimately keep people out of hospitals. The good news is all of the currently approved vaccines do just that.

Researchers discover potential SARS-CoV-2 inhibitors

New active substances that can block the replication of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus discovered in proof-of-concept study.

Biodegradable masks could help curb the rise in plastic waste

Moisture-resistant mask filters made from compostable and abundant materials could help curb plastic pollution as a result of the pandemic.

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