Tagged: transmission

7 Days

[23 November] Synergism of TNF-α and IFN-γ triggers inflammatory cell death, tissue damage, and mortality in SARS-CoV-2 infection and cytokine shock syndromes +++ SARS-CoV-2 mRNA vaccines foster potent antigen-specific germinal center responses associated with neutralizing...

+++ Transmission +++

* * * Next update: 24 November. In the meantime, find the global updates at 7 Days. * * * 13 November The pre-print paper we presented on October 25 has been published in...

Household transmission

| 31 October | Important study (because prospective). After enrollment, 101 index patients and 191 household members were trained remotely by study staff members to complete symptom diaries and obtain self-collected specimens, nasal swabs...

++ Español ++

Purgatorio | 31 de octubre | Si lees español, lee Los médicos en las UCI: “Aún no es el infierno, pero sí el purgatorio”. El País 2020, published 31 October | Una cuarta parte...

++ The Textbook ++

| Treatment | 31 October 2020 | Let’s face reality: at the beginning of the second pandemic wave, we have some steroids which have been shown to reduce mortality in patients with severe COVID-19;...

SARS CoV-2 transmission in music clubs

Article of the day – and bad news for music clubs: asymptomatically infected persons can transmit the virus as soon as 2 days after infection. Substantial exposure can even occur within a few hours....