Tagged: Virology

7 Days

The daily Top 10 – every day the best papers published in the best medical and scientific journals.   28 November Epidemiology Rupert Muiry, Vaughan Parsons, Ira Madan, Risks posed by COVID-19 to healthcare...

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23 November Hammer AS, Quaade ML, Rasmussen TB, Fonager J, Rasmussen M, Mundbjerg K, et al. SARS-CoV-2 transmission between mink (Neovison vison) and humans, Denmark. Emerg Infect Dis Nov 18, 2020. 2021 Feb. Full-text:...

Cracking molecular processes

A Science paper by 200 researchers. The authors from six countries uncovered molecular processes used by coronaviruses MERS, SARS-CoV1 and SARS-CoV2 to manipulate host cells. They found 73 human proteins with which components of...

Virulence factor Nsp1

A major virulence factor of SARS-CoV is the non-structural protein 1 (Nsp1) which suppresses host gene expression by ribosome association (see our July 18 CR Top 10: Thoms M, Buschauer R, Ameismeier M, et...