Research Roundup

Get all the latest updates on the current research going on surrounding COVID-19.

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Could CRISPR take down COVID-19?

Researchers at Stanford have been experimenting with CRISPR, the gene editing tool, to fight COVID-19.

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Can AI detect COVID-19?

Artificial Intelligence (AI) algorithms are being used around the world to detect signs of COVID-19 in lungs.

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Can smartphones help to beat pandemics?

Some apps are being developed to track who you've been in contact with.

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Is COVID-19 affecting life insurance?

It's clear that the pandemic has impacted many facets of how we live. Take a look at how it's impacting your life insurance.

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CDC has found more symptoms?

Health officials have been hard at work trying to synthesize the symptoms people have. Here are the latest updates.

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Important Facts

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HOW IT SPREADS

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth.

Please avoid close contact with those who show symptoms and could potentially be affected.

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SYMPTOMS

Those affected by coronavirus generally start to experience fever, cough, shortness of breath between 2-14 days after being exposed.

 

Emergency warning signs include:

  • Trouble breathing

  • Persistent pain or pressure in the chest

  • New confusion or inability to arouse

  • Bluish lips or face

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