As countries emerge from pandemic lockdown, many countries are relaxing international travel restrictions. Commercially available serologic tests for anti-SARS-CoV-2 antibodies are being performed. The concept of an ‘immunity passport’ has […]» Read more
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a potentially fatal disease that is of great global public health concern.We explored the clinical management of inpatients with COVID-19 in Italy.A self-administered survey was […]» Read more
Forecasting the outcome and estimating the epidemic model parameters from the fatality time series in COVID-19 outbreaks.
In the absence of other tools, monitoring the effects of protective measures, including social distancing and forecasting the outcome of outbreaks is of immense interest. Real-time data is noisy and […]» Read more
Questions regarding the transmissibility of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) remain unanswered. It is known that the transmission of the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus (SARS-CoV) occurs predominantly through droplets […]» Read more
Assay validation and determination of in vitro binding of mefloquine to plasma proteins from clinically normal and FIP-affected cats.
The antimalarial agent mefloquine is currently being investigated for its potential to inhibit feline coronavirus and feline calicivirus infections. A simple, high pressure liquid chromatography assay was developed to detect […]» Read more
Vaccine development against coronavirus (2003 to present): An overview, recent advances, current scenario, opportunities and challenges.
The pandemic COVID-19 occurring due to novel emerging coronavirus-2019 (SARS-CoV-2) is severely affecting the worldwide public health, culture, economy and human social behaviour. Till date, there is no approved medicine/treatment […]» Read more
“Compliance of the Indian National Task Force guidelines for COVID-19 recommendation by Indian doctors – A survey”.
As the Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic unravels rapidly, there is a glut of confusing and divergent scientific information emanating from differing sources, including the Indian National Task Force for […]» Read more
In the current situation of the COVID-19 pandemic, healthcare workers (HCWs) have to comply with hygiene conditions and use gloves more frequently and for a longer period of time than […]» Read more
Recently a severe form of COVID-19 infection has been described in a cluster of children presenting as multisystem inflammatory condition. One of the important spectrum of this condition is incomplete […]» Read more
The carotid body (CB) plays a contributory role in the pathogenesis of various respiratory, cardiovascular, renal and metabolic diseases, through reflex changes in ventilation and sympathetic output. On the basis […]» Read more
The Control and Prevention of COVID-19 Transmission in Children: A Protocol for Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.
The pandemic following the rapid spread of the new SARS-CoV-2 virus has hit all continents and caused thousands of deaths worldwide. Evidence has been published on epidemiological and clinical characteristics […]» Read more
Effect of Age on Death Due to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): Application of Poisson Regression Model.
As you know that, now-a-days, coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has become a pandemic disease that was first identified in the city of Wuhan in China with an outbreak of pneumonia […]» Read more
SARS-CoV-2 jumping the species barrier: zoonotic lessons from SARS, MERS and recent advances to combat this pandemic virus.
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), caused by SARS-CoV-2 (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome – Coronavirus-2) of the family Coronaviridae, appeared in China in December 2019. This disease was declared as posing Public […]» Read more
nImpact of medical care including anti-infective agents use on the prognosis of COVID-19 hospitalized patients over time.
Interest of anti-infective agents in COVD-19 showed discrepant results. However, there is no evaluation about the impact in changes of practices on the prognosis over time.Single center, retrospective study, conducted […]» Read more
SARS-CoV-2 (severe acute respiratory syndrome-coronavirus-2, which emerged in China at the end of 2019, is responsible for a global health crisis resulting in the confinement of more than 3 billion […]» Read more
Study Protocol for an Online Questionnaire Survey on Symptoms/Signs, Protective Measures, Level of Awareness and Perception Regarding COVID-19 Outbreak among Dentists. A Global Survey.
The Centres for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization have developed preparedness and prevention checklists for healthcare professionals regarding the containment of COVID-19. The aim of the […]» Read more
The pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), with rising numbers of patients worldwide, presents an urgent need for effective treatments. To date, there are no therapies or vaccines that are […]» Read more
Preparedness, administrative challenges for establishing obstetric services, and experience of delivering over 400 women at a tertiary care COVID-19 hospital in India.
To provide a descriptive account of the challenges and administrative preparedness for establishing and sustaining safe obstetric services during the COVID-19 pandemic at Topiwala National Medical College & BYL Nair […]» Read more
Background – The mesenchymal stem cell (MSC), known to remodel in disease and have an extensive secretome, has recently been isolated from the human heart. However, the effects of normal […]» Read more
Validation of a single-step, single-tube reverse transcription loop-mediated isothermal amplification assay for rapid detection of SARS-CoV-2 RNA.
Introduction. The SARS-CoV-2 pandemic of 2020 has resulted in unparalleled requirements for RNA extraction kits and enzymes required for virus detection, leading to global shortages. This has necessitated the exploration […]» Read more
SARS-CoV-2 causes the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. ACE2 is the functional receptor for SARS-CoV-2. In our current study, we found that two types of deficient ACE2 isoforms from different mammals would […]» Read more
Clinical remission of a critically ill COVID-19 patient treated by human umbilical cord mesenchymal stem cells: A case report.
The COVID-19 cases increased very fast in January and February 2020. The mortality among critically ill patients, especially the elder ones, is relatively high. Considering many patients died of severe […]» Read more
The pandemic of COVID-19 has put forward the public health system across countries to prepare themselves for the unprecedented outbreak of the present time. Recognition of the associated risks of […]» Read more
To understand readiness measures taken by oncologists to protect patients and health care workers from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and how their clinical decision making was influenced by the pandemic.An […]» Read more
Background and Objective: COVID-19 has engulfed the entire world, with many countries struggling to contain the pandemic. In order to understand how each country is impacted by the virus compared […]» Read more
COVID-19 has provided learning opportunities for medical students, supervisors and the public. Get PDF with LibKey View the article @ Australian journal of general practice (sign-in may be required)» Read more
An increasing public health burden arising from children infected with SARS-CoV2: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV2) is spreading all over the world and poses a great threat to humans. This study aimed to systematically review the current situation and […]» Read more
The COVID-19 pandemic has driven unprecedented efforts to identify existing treatments that can be quickly and effectively repurposed to reduce morbidity and mortality. In this issue of Cell Metabolism, Zhang […]» Read more
Dietary and Lifestyle Changes During COVID-19 and the Subsequent Lockdowns among Polish Adults: A Cross-Sectional Online Survey PLifeCOVID-19 Study.
The present study aimed to identify patterns of dietary changes during the COVID-19 pandemic and their associations with sociodemographics, body mass index (BMI) before pandemic, and lifestyle changes in Polish […]» Read more
Tracheostomy in ventilated patients suffering from Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) carries an increased risk of exposure to virus-containing aerosol for the staff.Evaluation of a risk-reduced procedure for tracheostomy.Presentation of “hybrid tracheostomy”: […]» Read more