Corona News Ticker: Nationwide new high for new infections

Status: 11/17/2021 8:05 a.m. In the live ticker, will inform you today – on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 – about the consequences of the coronavirus pandemic for Lower Saxony, Schleswig-Holstein, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania and Hamburg. You can see the most important events of yesterday in the Tuesday’s blog read up. The essentials in brief: New … Read more

Covid today Italy, 8,544 infections and 53 deaths: bulletin 13 November

There are 8,544 coronavirus infections in Italy today, November 13, 2021, according to the numbers and covid data – region by region – of the Civil Protection and Ministry of Health bulletin. Another 53 dead were recorded. New cases were identified on 540,371 swabs, the positivity rate is 1.58%. Covid patients hospitalized with symptoms are … Read more

Bone marrow backup needed to tackle respiratory infections

Journal Reference: Mar Cabeza-Cabrerizo, Carlos M. Minutti, Mariana Pereira da Costa, Ana Cardoso, Robert P. Jenkins, Justina Kulikauskaite, Michael D. Buck, Cécile Piot, Neil Rogers, Stefania Crotta, Lynne Whittaker, Hector Huerga Encabo, John W. McCauley, Judith E. Allen, Manolis Pasparakis, Andreas Wack, Erik Sahai, Caetano Reis e Sousa. Recruitment of dendritic cell progenitors to foci … Read more

Covid today Emilia Romagna: Coronavirus bulletin 8 November 2021. Live infections – Il Resto del Carlino

Bologna, 8 November 2021 – They decrease and almost di Coronavirus in the last 24 hours in Emilia Romagna, but the positivity rate rises because fewer swabs were analyzed than yesterday. The new positives are like that 536 (yesterday they were 565) out of 15,856 swabs analyzed, which bring the percentage of cases to 3.3% … Read more

Unexpected antibody type found in people with malaria infections

Journal Reference: Andrea A. Berry, Joshua M. Obiero, Mark A. Travassos, Amed Ouattara, Drissa Coulibaly, Matthew Adams, Rafael Ramiro de Assis, Aarti Jain, Omid Taghavian, Andrew Sy, Rie Nakajima, Algis Jasinskas, Matthew B. Laurens, Shannon Takala-Harrison, Bourema Kouriba, Abdoulaye K. Kone, Ogobara K. Doumbo, B. Kim Lee Sim, Stephen L. Hoffman, Christopher V. Plowe, Mahamadou … Read more

Viral infections could promote neurodegeneration

Journal Reference: Shu Liu, André Hossinger, Stefanie-Elisabeth Heumüller, Annika Hornberger, Oleksandra Buravlova, Katerina Konstantoulea, Stephan A. Müller, Lydia Paulsen, Frederic Rousseau, Joost Schymkowitz, Stefan F. Lichtenthaler, Manuela Neumann, Philip Denner, Ina M. Vorberg. Highly efficient intercellular spreading of protein misfolding mediated by viral ligand-receptor interactions. Nature Communications, 2021; 12 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-25855-2 Aggregates of misfolded … Read more

Second-hand marijuana smoke exposure associated with respiratory infections in children

Journal Reference: Adam B. Johnson, George S. Wang, Karen Wilson, David M. Cline, Timothy E. Craven, Sarah Slaven, Vidya Raghavan, Rakesh D. Mistry. Association between secondhand marijuana smoke and respiratory infections in children. Pediatric Research, 2021; DOI: 10.1038/s41390-021-01641-0 Researchers from Wake Forest School of Medicine and Children’s Hospital Colorado, USA surveyed 1,491 parents and caregivers … Read more