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Published on 21:31 GMT
Infectious disease researchers at The University of Texas at Austin studying the novel coronavirus were able to identify how quickly the virus can spread, a factor that may help public health officials in their efforts at containment. They found that time …Source: Google
Published on 21:34 GMT
Johannesburg – The coronavirus has now been confirmed in at least 30 of Africa’s 54 countries, officials said Monday, and regional power South Africa warned of a new crisis once the virus begins to spread at home and into crowded low-income communities. …Source: Digital Journal
Published on 23:02 GMT
Around 250,000 people will die in Britain as a result of the coronavirus outbreak unless more draconian measures are adopted to protect the population, scientists have warned. The Imperial College Covid-19 response team – which has been advising ministers …Source: Breaking News from Ireland
Published on 18:56 GMT
Society 18:55 GMT 16.03.2020Get short URL Chinese scientists are optimistic about a COVID-19 vaccine after finding that monkeys that were infected with the novel coronavirus developed immunity to the disease after recovering from it. Scientists at the …Source: Sputnik International
Published on 19:11 GMT
Rutgers researchers have discovered the origins of the protein structures responsible for metabolism: simple molecules that powered early life on Earth and serve as chemical signals that NASA could use to search for life on other planets. Their study, …Source: Phys.org
Published on 19:52 GMT
3-Step System Clinically Proven to Regrow Hair DELRAY BEACH, FL, USA, March 16, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ — PRP Science is excited to announce the launch of a new privately labeled brand of hair regrowth products under the brand name P2 Hair …Distribution channels: Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals Industry …
Published on 20:24 GMT
Element Science, a San Francisco startup developing a wearable personal defibrillator, brought in $145.6 million in Series C funding earlier this month. Led by Deerfield Healthcare and Qiming Venture Partners USA, the raise also included new backers …Source: mobihealthnews
Published on 22:00 GMT
A team of Australian researchers say they’ve found drugs effective in fighting the novel coronavirus and hope to have patients enrolled in a nationwide trial by the end of the month. University of Queensland Centre for Clinical Research director …Source: The New Zealand Herald
Published on 20:44 GMT
FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – The Northern BC Regional Science Fair has been cancelled this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Organizers of the Regional Science Fair shared, due to the progression of the outbreak of the COVID-19 virus in Canada, as a committee …Source: Energetic City
Published on 13:56 GMT
Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja granted full scholarship up to the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree level to three secondary students who emerged winners at the 2020 Young Nigerian Scientists Presidential Award Competition. The …Source: PM News
Published on 14:19 GMT
Atlantic cod on the Grand Banks of Newfoundland supported one of the world’s greatest fisheries for over three centuries. Yet this seemingly inexhaustible resource is in bad shape. Some stocks are now endangered and their survival could depend on …Source: Phys.org
Published on 16:03 GMT
Scientists can now edit multiple sites in the genome at the same time to learn how different DNA stretches co-operate in health and disease. CRISPR-based DNA editing has revolutionized the study of the human genome by allowing precise deletion of any human …Source: Phys.org
Published on 20:45 GMT
Federal University, Oye (FUOYE) The Federal University, Oye Ekiti (FUOYE), on Monday said that Masters in Business Administration (MBA) and Doctoral degree programmes in Banking and Finance, as well as, Accounting in the Faculty of Management Sciences …Source: PM News
Published on 22:26 GMT
Despite the growing consensus among governors and big city mayors for closure, these decisions appear at odds with guidance issued late last week from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and some public health experts are questioning whether …Source: The Washington Post
Published on 14:54 GMT
Title: Science Communications Assistant Type of contract: fixed term, 12 months from the start of employment Closing date: 5 April 2020 More detail and to apply: Click here ABOUT FEMS The Federation of European Microbiological Societies (FEMS) is a …Source: Science|Business
Published on 15:56 GMT
Scientists have discovered a possible link between Parkinson’s disease and a gene impacted by a neurotoxin found in blue-green algae. University of Queensland scientist Dr. Jacob Gratten said the findings increased the understanding of the …Source: News-Medical.net
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