Pfizer Pays Almost $120 Million For App That Claims to Detect COVID From A Cough

Posted in Medicine, Science, Software on 30th Sep, 2022
by Alex Muller

Pfizer has shelled out nearly US$120 million to acquire a small Australian company claiming to have developed a smartphone app that can accurately diagnose COVID-19 by analysing the sound of a cough.

Vitamin D Fails to Ease Winter Coughs and Colds

Posted in Featured, Medicine on 3rd Dec, 2013
by Alex Muller

A randomized, placebo-controlled trial has found that vitamin D and calcium have no effect on upper respiratory tract infections.