An Experimental Ebola Cure May Also Protect Against Nipah Virus
African green monkeys survived infection with the Nipah virus after they received remdesivir. The virus, a pandemic threat carried by bats, has killed dozens of people in Asia.
Conclusion: Results from studies on various antioxidant activities such as DPPH scavenging, reducing capability and inhibition of lipid peroxidation indicate that the R. alceifolius fruit possesses antioxidant activities and its consumption may help in reducing the oxidative stress and preventing the various degenerative diseases associated with it.
Background: Early growth stunting has been associated with modifications in body composition and its direction differs with the local environment. Data on the association between body composition with growth and the influence of socioeconomic strata (SES) on the same is scarce in Indian adolescents. Objectives: The study aimed to examine (i) the associations of SES with body composition and growth (ii) the relationship between body composition and lifestyle factors (physical activity, diet) across SES and (iii) interrelationship between the body composition and growth. Methods: A cross-sectional study on apparently healthy...
What ethical issues should be considered during the current COVID-19 pandemic?Western Journal of Emergency Medicine: Integrating Emergency Care with Population Health
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Publication date: Available online 13 July 2020Source: The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In PracticeAuthor(s): Ciuffreda Marcello, Caruso Cristiano, Romano Antonino, Sarni Antonella