PR Newswire: >Clinical Trial Media Introduces New Website, Covid19ClinicalTrial. com (PRESS RELEASE)

PR Newswire: Clinical Trial Media Introduces New Website, Covid19ClinicalTrial. com (PRESS RELEASE). “The website is designed to help average people make sense of the ever-changing research landscape of the global COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) pandemic. The website will provide useful information and some much-needed hope, all based on facts and scientific studies, regarding how clinical research is evolving and leading the charge for a vaccine and treatment.”

The Guardian: Astrophysicist gets magnets stuck up nose while inventing coronavirus device

The Guardian: Astrophysicist gets magnets stuck up nose while inventing coronavirus device. “An Australian astrophysicist has been admitted to hospital after getting four magnets stuck up his nose in an attempt to invent a device that stops people touching their faces during the coronavirus outbreak.”

Exclusive: First Coronavirus Survivors Offering Antibodies, Hope For Others’ Recoveries (WLNY)

WLNY: Exclusive: First Coronavirus Survivors Offering Antibodies, Hope For Others’ Recoveries. “The Tri-State Area’s first COVID-19 survivors are beginning to come out of isolation, and that is giving researchers hope they can harness those patients’ antibodies to fight the disease in others.”

Medical XPress (University of Sydney): World-first tool to improve COVID-19 diagnosis, free and online

Medical XPress (University of Sydney): World-first tool to improve COVID-19 diagnosis, free and online. “The cloud-based life-saving technology, developed by Australian-based radiation and imaging experts DetectED-X, will help doctors and radiologists diagnose cases faster and more accurately. Computed tomography (CT) lung scans, which produce cross-sectional images using X-rays and computers, have typically been used after swabs are taken, to identify the extent and location of the disease; the CT scans produce images within minutes and are also able to diagnose COVID-19 in the very early stages that escape detection with the nucleic acid tests.”

EurekAlert: New tool exploring different paths the corona pandemic may take

EurekAlert: New tool exploring different paths the corona pandemic may take. “Umeå University in Sweden is leading a team of researchers across Europe in the development of a coronavirus simulation framework that can support decision makers to experiment and evaluate possible interventions and their combined effects, in a simulated controlled world.”

BCG vaccine a potential new tool to fight Covid-19: Study (Khaleej Times)

Khaleej Times: BCG vaccine a potential new tool to fight Covid-19: Study. “Examining how the Covid-19 has impacted different countries, researchers have found that Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG), a vaccine for tuberculosis (TB), could be a potential new tool in the fight against the disease.”

News-Medical Net: CRG launches new database to advance international research efforts on COVID-19

News-Medical Net: CRG launches new database to advance international research efforts on COVID-19. “Researchers from the Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG) have launched a new database to advance the international research efforts studying COVID-19. The publicly-available, free-to-use resource (https://covid.crg.eu) can be used by researchers from around the world to study how different variations of the virus grow, mutate and make proteins.”