Scientists’ worrying coronavirus discovery

Scientists have made a discovery as they continue to research coronavirus, finding its cells have the ability to destroy the exact things that should be fighting it. A team of researchers from Fudan University in Shanghai and the New York Blood Centre researched the virus’s ability to kill powerful immune cells – the exact things…

Engineered virus offers potential for effective vaccine against COVID-19

  As pharmaceutical scientists are experimenting with nearly 70 candidate drugs and compounds to treat COVID-19, the illness caused by the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), a new approach using genetic engineering offers hope for a vaccine. Researchers from the University of Iowa have successfully tested engineered virus on mice exposed to MERS (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome),…