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The drug Metformin, used to treat type 2 diabetes, may reduce the risk of death in women with COVID-19.Read more
Those who work at home during the coronavirus pandemic may have a sore throat, scientists from Trinity College in Dublin have come to this conclusion, according to the Daily Mail.Read more
Microsoft founder bill gates has suggested that the world will face a new pandemic.Read more
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A resident of the United States, who works in the restaurant chain McDonald’s, told how you can eat for free in the institution, writes the Daily Mirror.Read more
Using the method of transcriptomics, American biologists have established what set of proteins each pair of salivary glands produces and what function they perform as part of saliva.Read more
A group of American scientists concluded that the coronavirus reproduces most easily in the mouth, according to a Preprint of an article published on the medRxiv portal.Read more
Scientists have identified more than 300 proteins produced by the infected cell that interact with the above viruses. At the same time, the number of viral particles in the human body is affected by less — about 20.
Among them is the Tom70 receptor protein, which is involved in the movement of protein molecules from the cytosol to the mitochondria and the activation of mitochondrial signaling proteins. Thus, Tom70 helps coronaviruses, but when interacting with the coronavirus Orf9b gene, this enzyme can be used as a drug target for broad-spectrum antiviral drugs, the researchers note.
Meghan Markle took part in the virtual summit of the most influential women of the next generation, which is organized by Fortune.Read more