Quick test kit to determine a person’s immunity against COVID-19 and its variants

A team of scientists from the Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART), MIT’s research.

Lasting lung damage seen in children and teens after COVID

Children and adolescents who have either recovered from COVID-19 or have long COVID show persistent.

Facemask can detect viral exposure from a 10-minute conversation with an infected person

Scientists have created a facemask that can detect common respiratory viruses, including influenza and the.

Excess weight, not high blood sugar, associated with increased risk of COVID-19 infection and long COVID

High body mass index (BMI), rather than high blood sugar levels, are associated with excess.

WHO strongly advises against antibody treatments for COVID-19 patients

The antibody drugs sotrovimab and casirivimab-imdevimab are not recommended for COVID-19 patients, says a WHO.

COVID-19: One in three infected, unvaccinated people no longer have detectable antibodies one year after infection

A prospective seroprevalence study in the Catalan population underlines the need to get vaccinated against.

Comparing life-threatening flu and COVID-19 illness in kids

Flu and COVID-19 symptoms can look similar in kids—both are known to cause fever, coughing,.

Twice-daily nasal irrigation reduces COVID-related illness, death

Starting twice daily nasal irrigation (flushing of the mucus-lined nasal cavity with a mild saline.

New antiviral therapy may block COVID-19 transmission

By the time you test positive for COVID-19, the SARS-CoV-2 virus has already taken up.

Vaccines dramatically reduce the risk of long-term effects of COVID-19

Being vaccinated with at least two doses of Pfizer vaccines dramatically reduces most of the.