Category: THE CELLVIEW

April 10, 2021 0

Let testing go on

By FM

Despite the progress in vaccination, there is still a need for Indiato augment its testing capabilities by using on-the-spot antigen testing kits. In countries like New Zealand, Australia, Taiwan and Singapore, testing was rolled out rapidly and in a widespread fashion.

January 5, 2021 0

Sofosbuvir: We said it right

By FM

In early April 2020, Future Medicine published an article about the potential use of sofosbuvir for COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) (https://futuremedicineindia.com/repurposed-drugs-to-combat-covid-19/) due…

December 5, 2020 0

Making hospital air SARS-CoV-2-free

By FM

The outbreak of SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) has made us all think critically about indoor air quality in hospitals as this has an impact on the core functioning of healthcare systems.

October 5, 2020 0

On-the-spot tests are much in need

By FM

India has now become the leading country in terms of COVID-19 spread, reporting the highest daily increases in infections anywhere the world. Present diagnostics in the country mainly rely on polymerase chain reaction (PCR), supplemented by recently introduced antigen detection kits.

September 5, 2020 0

Molecular mechanisms to target for SARS-CoV-2 therapy

By FM

The viral entry into human cells is the most important step for COVID-19 to manifest as an illness. SARS-CoV-2 initiates its entry into the human cell by binding to the angiotensin-converting enzyme receptor (ACE-2) on its surface.