Sunday, July 5, 2020

Bhushan Krishnamurthy

185 Published Articles

The new strain of coronavirus is mutated and more virulent

The current SARS-CoV-2 is said to differ from the originally evolved strain from the Wuhan where disease initially developed. The study published...

New flu virus “G4” in China has pandemic potential, researchers warn

The world is already tackling a difficult situation with the COVID-19 pandemic affecting a lot of people. While the world is facing...

A single-shot cure for cardiovascular diseases succeeds in monkeys

In the first of its kind, experimental gene editing has paved the way to eliminate heart diseases. These genes are responsible for...

COVID-19 can cause brain complications too, physicians say

While the pandemic has been disturbing our lives for the past few months or hasn't stopped from affecting people. With the number...

Children to likely suffer from PTSD after COVID-19

The pandemic is already causing enough damage to our bodies and economies on its path. While we saw young children suffer from...

Viruses steal our genetic code to create new genes, new research finds

We all know viruses cause deadly diseases on their cycle of invading hosts, with most of them eventually killing their host. We...

Nuclear reactor bacteria (radiation-resistant) may be the future of vaccines

Researchers have always wondered how some organisms are able to survive in extreme conditions where humans can only dream of surviving. This...

South Asian people are most likely to die due to COVID-19, new study says

A new study from the UK has shown that South Asian people are most likely to die due the pandemic. This significant...

Scientists create mini-brains using Neanderthals DNA in human cells

Neanderthals were the archaic humans that co-existed with modern humans in the European region before they went extinct 40,000 years ago. While...

Children with ADHD can now be prescribed video games

Long gone will be the days where your parents, wives, and friends will stop cursing you for playing games. A new therapy...

Super potent antibodies can protect against COVID-19, act as a vaccine

A team of lead researchers at the Scripps research has discovered powerful antibodies in recovered patients that might help us fight COVID-19....

The United States starting to see a possible second wave of COVID-19

The United States is already seeing an increase in cases lately. Therefore, experts warn the possibility of the second wave of COVID-19...

COVID-19 causes surge in the need for blood and blood products

As the pandemic continues to spread across the globe, we see, several operations are resuming around the globe. This also implies that...

New studies tell us the pathway of the coronavirus from animals to humans

The pandemic has caused enough damage to mankind on its course. With scientists warning about a possible second wave, we do not...

WHO warns about a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected humankind severely, causing a lot of havoc in everyone's lives. While the disease is slowing its phase...

Remdesivir can shorten patient hospital stays, says NIH study

A new NIH trial is suggesting the use of the antiviral drug Remdesivir by Gilead Sciences is improving clinical outcomes. The study...

Diagnosing Lyme disease in the absence of classic symptoms

New studies show unusual presentations of Lyme disease in people. At least three articles are presented with a 37-year-old man having fatal...

WHO halts COVID-19 drug hydroxychloroquine trial for safety review

WHO started its drug trial with antimalarial and antiviral drugs in a way to combat the pandemic. While both the trails we're...

New COVID-19 vaccine is safe in humans and produces a rapid immune response

A new vaccine designed against the COVID-19 is said to be effective and is producing a rapid immune response in patients, as...

CDC says that the coronavirus doesn’t spread easily on surfaces

The latest from this week is the CDC guidelines regarding the transmission of the coronavirus. While people are worried about its transmission...