COVID-19 Articles

Organoids of Lung and Brain respond differently to SARS-CoV-2

COVID-19 is primarily the lower respiratory tract infection caused by the pandemic coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. Apart from the respiratory tract, the virus has also become known for affecting other body parts in a way that is not well understood.

A novel ?? ???? 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...

Bio X Cell Joins Global Fight to Defeat COVID-19

Since the emergence of COVID-19, scientists around the world have focused on understanding the immunopathogenesis of SARS-CoV-2 in order to expedite the development of vaccines and treatments to combat this rapidly spreading and deadly contagion. It has been...

Organoid – a potential in vitro model to examine viral infections

A recent article about infection of bat organoids by SARS-CoV-2 The first organoid culture of the intestinal epithelium of horseshoe bat of Rhinolophus sinicus species was created and was used to investigate the characteristics of SARS-CoV-2 in bats., published in a...