Austrian researchers have shown in a study that natural UV radiation in winter is too weak to destroy SARS-CoV-2 viruses in aerosols and on surfaces.
In cooperation with the Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies (FIAS), Forschungszentrum Jülich has calculated several possible scenarios for the further course of the corona pandemic in Germany.
Researchers at the University of Augsburg in Germany are working on an app that can detect an infection with the SARS CoV-2 coronavirus via speech. The app currently has an accuracy rate of over 80%.
In this weekly section we give a follow-up to one of our best read stories. This week it was a story about loss of smell and taste in cases of COVID-19. But what else can the nose tell us?
British researchers have observed robust T-cell responses to SARS CoV-2 virus peptides in the majority of adults even six months after an asymptomatic or mild COVID-19 infection.
Researchers have successfully tested an air filtration system that can remove 90% of aerosols from the air in classrooms.
Days before corona officially appeared in Lombardy in February earlier this year, the virus had already settled in this northern Italian region. This is shown by data from the 112 emergency number.
Social Distancing not only applies to people: An international team of researchers has discovered that vampire bats maintain a physical distance from their fellow bats when they are sick.
Lots of people who contract COVID-19 have only a few symptoms, if any, but are still contagious. A research group wants to minimize this risk factor and that is why they have developed a smell test.
The [email protected] student team from the Dutch Eindhoven University of Technology are developing a platform to monitor convalescing COVID-19 patients at home after being hospitalised.
Jelmer Visser explains the spread of the corona pandemic across Europe for Innovation Origins. This week: what went wrong with the Swedish fairy tale?
At the Swiss Market Entry Bootcamp and Startup Days in Bern, 40 start-ups from 20 countries will present solutions for industries that are particularly affected by COVID-19.
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.
For Innovation Origins, Jelmer Visser analyzes the spread of the corona pandemic across Europe. Today: The Netherlands, where policy is characterized by a lack of vision, decisiveness and leadership
In addition to the race against time to develop a vaccine against Covid-19, another race is underway. When will the first quick saliva test be released on the market?
In the wake of the current corona pandemic, Austrian scientists are gaining new insights into a specific gene that plays a key role in the body's own defense system.
For Innovation Origins, Jelmer Visser analyzes the development of the corona pandemic in Europe. Today: why we're in worse shape than in July, but much better than in March.
Research carried out in Innsbruck, Austria has shown that patients suffering from the COVID-19 respiratory disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus can benefit from long-term targeted aftercare.
Scientists at the German University of Leipzig have developed a corona antibody test that should enable anyone to find out if they have already been infected with the SARS-CoV-2 virus.
A new study has shown that the body's very strong immune response to the SARS CoV-2 virus can cause a severe case of COVID-19.