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A Drug Trio for COVID-19: Precedents in Cystic Fibrosis, HIV/AIDS, and Hepatitis C

11 days ago   |   By DNA Science

Teaming treatments has long been a strategy to quell cancer, override mutations, and fight viruses. Will that be a winning strategy against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19?
Surgery, chemo, and radiation are the traditional triple-punch against cancer, with more recent targeted therapies moving to the frontline. The same road has unfolded for cystic fibrosis .
Fixing Errant Ion Channels
The first treatments for CF were simple: pounding on the chest to dislodge sticky mucus, sprinkling digestive enzymes on applesauce, and using old drugs to combat inflammation and infection.
The...
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Novel antiviral strategy for treatment of COVID-19

11 days ago   |   By ScienceDaily

Researchers have discovered a novel antiviral strategy for treatment of COVID-19 using existing metallodrugs.
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World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

2nd International Conference on Tissue Science and Regenerative Medicine

This conference is designed for experts in academia and industries working in the tissue science and regenerative field, this conference will examine cutting-edge research in... Read more ...

Four Cell Lines, One Great Discovery

Four Cell Lines, One Great Discovery

Using cell lines to better understand copper homeostasis Nikita Gudekar working at her lab table. | photo by Becca Wolf, Bond LSC By Becca Wolf | Bond LSC When one thinks of... Read more ...

IAmScience Karl Kerns

IAmScience Karl Kerns

By Becca Wolf | Bond LSC It's all about the journey and Karl Kerns has been places. Originally from a small town in southwestern Iowa, Kerns did his undergrad years at Iowa... Read more ...

IAmScience Alana Rodney

IAmScience Alana Rodney

By Lauren Hines | Bond LSC Research assistant Alana Rodney walked into her high school science class a few years ago expecting to fill another credit. However, it was there... Read more ...

Regulators Classify Gene-Edited Rice Varieties with Disease Resistance as...

Regulators Classify Gene-Edited Rice Varieties with Disease Resistance as Equivalent to Conventional Varieties

Crops resist bacterial leaf blight; ruling clears path to provide smallholder farmers with a safe, affordable option for preventing destructive disease A farmer works on paddy... Read more ...

Finding a Link between Xenoestrogens and Autism

Finding a Link between Xenoestrogens and Autism

California mice | photo by Roger Meissen, Bond LSC By Becca Wolf | Bond LSC It's hard to see a family member treated differently because of a behavior disorder, but those with... Read more ...

IAmScience Norma Castro-Guerrero

IAmScience Norma Castro-Guerrero

By Becca Wolf | Bond LSC If you like your work, you won't ever work a day in your life. That's the case for Norma Castro-Guerrero, a research scientist in David Mendoza's lab... Read more ...

Plant vs. Pathogen

Plant vs. Pathogen

Research scientist Jianbin Su studies the immune system in lettuce on the third floor of the Bond Life Science Center. By Lauren Hines | Bond LSC Scientist Jianbin Su's... Read more ...

Influenza: How it Transmits from Birds to Pigs

Influenza: How it Transmits from Birds to Pigs

Henry Wan | Photo by Roger Meissen, Bond LSC By Becca Wolf Geese will soon fill the skies as they migrate south in V-formation as the weather gets colder and the leaves start... Read more ...

Beyond the Vaccine

Beyond the Vaccine

Lucas Woods from the Weisman lab watches lung cancer cells and oral epithelial cells grow. | photo by Lauren Hines, Bond LSC By Lauren Hines | Bond LSC Vaccine development... Read more ...

Egyptian Genome Added to Growing List of Population-Specific Reference Genomes

Egyptian Genome Added to Growing List of Population-Specific Reference Genomes

We're excited to report that another team has used PacBio long-read sequencing to produce a population-specific reference genome - this time an Egyptian genome that should... Read more ...