COVID-19 Articles

Role of organoid models on SARS-CoV-2 research, selected components for organoid culture recipes and more

Understanding the functional characteristics and cellular tropism of SARS-CoV-2, and the pathogenesis that leads to multi-organ failure and death has prompted an unprecedented adoption of organoid models. Successful drug discovery and vaccine development rely on...

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

Cytotoxic T lymphocytes (CTLs), 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 signals...

Novel enzymes from the Arctic

From our roots to our unique enzymes - the Arctic is our home. Best-in-class novel enzymes   Born from the unique conditions in the Arctic and our labs in Tromsø (Norway), we have been developing and producing cold-adapted enzymes for more than 30 years. Our...

A novel in vivo model of COVID-19 Pathogenesis and Treatment

As the COVID-19 pandemic progresses, the need to develop new vaccines and therapeutics intensifies. Animal models of infection play important roles in such discoveries, with mice being the most widely used animal. Unfortunately, commercially available laboratory mice...