COVID-19 Articles

Role of ORF8 and MHC-1 in T-cell antiviral immunity mechanism of COVID-19

OverviewCytotoxic T lymphocytes, also known as CD8+T cells, act a crucial role in regulating viral infection. They let out various toxic substances that can directly lead to the death of viral-infected cells. T cell receptors on cytotoxic T lymphocytes perceive...

Anti-SARS-CoV-2 antibody inhibits variants of concern

OverviewbioRxiv has recently released a preprint discussing a compelling neutralizing anti-SARS-CoV-2 antibody that hinders variants of concern. The authors identified one monoclonal antibody (mAB), the SARS2-38, powerfully neutralizes all SARS-CoV-2 variants of...

A review article about the molecular communication of SARS-CoV-2

OverviewSignal Transduction and Targeted Therapy has recently published a review article that reported the current expertise in the molecular communication of SARS-CoV-2. There is one session in the article specifically talking about small-molecule compound-based...

Use of organoids in COVID-related research

Nature has recently published a news article talking about how organoids helping to defeat COVID. The article describes how researchers have built mini-brains, guts, livers, lungs, and more to study how SARS-CoV-2 infects organs. Below are some highlighted topics from...