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Immunity to SARS-CoV-2 could last longer than originally believed

One year ago   |   By News Medical

One year after infection by SARS-CoV-2, most people maintain anti-Spike antibodies regardless of the severity of their symptoms, according to a study with healthcare workers co-led by the Barcelona Institute for Global Health , the Catalan Health Institute and the Jordi Gol Institute , with the collaboration of the Daniel Bravo Andreu Private Foundation.
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Risk of surgical site infection in hand trauma and the impact of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic: a cohort study

One year ago   |   By Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery

: Despite the ubiquity of hand trauma, there remains insufficient published data to reliably inform these patients of surgical site infection risk. We describe the risk of SSI in a single-centre cohort of hand trauma patients, with an analysis of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Engineered T cells prevent translational shutdown in SARS-CoV-2 infected cells

One year ago   |   By News Medical

In a paper recently uploaded to the preprint server bioRxiv* by Schamel et al. engineered T cells against SARS-CoV-2 are tested against a range of cells in vitro, finding that the treatment could be used to restore cellular immune function and suppress SARS-CoV-2.
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The Ocean Cleanup puts an end to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

The 1.6 square kilometres of plastic pollution in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch is being removed by The Ocean Cleanup. Read more ...