Coronavirus, bacteria may work together to increase disease severity in some patients: Study
The severity of Covid-19 in people with obesity and diabetes may be explained by the combined effects of the novel coronavirus and the body's natural community of bacteria -- the microbiota -- working together in the lungs, according to a new study.
'Kids can have Covid antibodies, virus in their system at same time'
In a crucial study, the researchers have found that children can be infected with the novel coronavirus (Covid-19), but have antibodies against the disease in their blood at the same time. The study, published on Thursday in the Journal of Pediatrics, found that the virus and antibodies can coexist in young patients.
Face masks with exhale valves may hamper Covid-19 mitigation efforts: Study
Face masks with exhale valves and face shields may not be as effective as regular masks in restricting the spread of aerosol droplets, and could potentially hamper Covid-19 mitigation efforts, researchers, including those of Indian origin, have found.