The SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus uses the natural green and yellow pigments biliverdin and bilirubin of bruises to cunningly hide from the immune system.
German and British scientists have discovered that the protease inhibitor aprotinin can prevent the SARS CoV-2 virus from entering host cells.
Universities of Uppsala and Mainz are working separately on a drug against the covid-19 virus. The Swedish medicine is aimed at slowing down the virus, the German medicine is focused on prevention.
German researchers have analyzed what lessons we can learn from dealing with the corona pandemic that might help us get a grip on the climate crisis.
The German Paul Ehrlich Institute (PEI) is confident that a vaccine against the novel SARS CoV-2 coronavirus could be available by the end of 2020.
Researchers from Munich and Ulm have shown how the novel coronavirus suppresses the immune response by disabling protein expression in the ribosomes.
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