SARS-CoV-2 July update - part 1

Posted in Medicine, Science on 3rd Aug, 2020
by Alex Muller

An aggregated collection of summarized Covid19 news and research updates for July.

DeepMind's Protein Folding AI Is Going After Coronavirus

Posted in Medicine, Science, Software on 22nd Jul, 2020
by Alex Muller

When it comes to a new virus, without predicting protein structures we're basically fighting viruses and diseases as if they were the Invisible Man.

12 Coronavirus.. what are the signs and symptoms to know about?

Posted in Medicine on 7th Jul, 2020
by Alex Muller

The NHS has urged people to stay indoors and avoid contact with other people as, if you have the virus, you risk spreading it to others.

Coronavirus Antibody Immunity Fades by 70% Within 2-3 Months

Posted in Medicine on 23rd Jun, 2020
by Alex Muller

Antibody levels found in recovered COVID-19 patients fell sharply in 2-3 months after infection for both symptomatic and asymptomatic patients, according to a Chinese study published in Nature Medicine. This raises questions about the length of any immunity against the novel coronavirus.

Level Ex upgrades surgery games to virtually train doctors to treat COVID-19

Posted in Games, Interviews on 31st May, 2020
by Alex Muller

The game lets the physician know if tests are expensive or time consuming, or if ventilators are available. That helps the doctor weigh decisions such as how soon to test someone.