Study: Co-display of diverse Spike proteins on nanoparticles broadens sarbecovirus neutralizing antibody responses.

Nanoparticles showing increases in SARS-CoV-1 and SARS-CoV-2 elicit broad antibody responses in animal model

A new study published in the journal iScience reported that nanoparticles (NPs) co-expressing spike proteins from different sarbecoviruses improved the breadth of neutralizing responses. The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccines are based on the spike protein of the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) Wuhan-Hu-1 strain. Mutant variants of SARS-CoV-2 are less susceptible to …

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Socceroos enjoying perennial underdog status and plotting to conquer Denmark | Australia

AAustralia loves the weak. Think Lionel Rose, Kieren Perkins, and Samantha Stosur. Steven Bradbury in 2002. Paul Keating (yes, politics is sport) in 1993. In football, underdog is often described as «live» or «brave» or some other mildly patronizing term of encouragement. These are usually reserved for a losing team, the «minnows» who can’t challenge …

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Study: Host transcriptomic profiling of CD-1 outbred mice with severe clinical outcomes following infection with Orientia tsutsugamushi Image Credit: Anestial / Shutterstock

Scientists develop preclinical model of stunted typhus disease

The scientists developed an animal model of stunted typhus using ancient CD-1 mice. Using the model, they characterized the host susceptibility to the causative pathogen, disease pathogenesis, and immune responses. The research was published in the journal PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases. Studies: Host a transcriptomic profile of non-CD-1 bred mice with severe clinical consequences following …

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Study: Examining the impact of trimester of diagnosis on COVID-19 disease progression in pregnancy. Image Credit: MIA Studio / Shutterstock

All trimesters of pregnancy carry the same risk of COVID-19

The outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic in the US has led to more than 97 million infections and more than 1.06 million deaths. About 182,000 cases and 285 maternal deaths have been reported among pregnant women. Normal pregnancy is mainly associated with a 20-30% decrease in pulmonary functional residual capacity and a 20% increase in …

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Dolphins captain, Jesse Bromwich, Wayne Bennett contract, future, retirement, Roy Asotasi, Bulldogs, Gus Gould

Dolphins captain, Jesse Bromwich, Wayne Bennett contract, future, retirement, Roy Asotasi, Bulldogs, Gus Gould

Wayne Bennett revealed who is ahead in the Dolphins captaincy, while the veteran coach also gave a big clue about his future: «Don’t delete me.» Meanwhile, the Bulldogs continue to make moves to rediscover their DNA when a member of the 2004 premiership team returns to the club in a mentoring role. Read on for …

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El Financiero: "I'm already obsessed with the Derbez thing"

El Financiero: «I’m already obsessed with the Derbez thing»

«I’m already having dinner with Chaparro and Derbez,» wrote the filmmaker behind the new movie. Pinocchio, Guillermo del Torocalling on social networks to pay more attention to rising voices mexican cinema beyond commercial production. Recently, the Oscar-winning actress has actively positioned on social networks about the panorama of the film industry, first expressing her discomfort. …

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Essendon trading could shake things up, Bailey Humphrey Melbourne, Elijah Hewett St Kilda

Essendon trading could shake things up, Bailey Humphrey Melbourne, Elijah Hewett St Kilda

If any club outside of the top 10 can make a trade in the early stages of Monday night’s tryouts, rival teams believe it will likely happen. Melbourne. And if the Demons succeed in such a move, they can shake the top of the order considerably. SCROLL DOWN TO LIVE CHAT WITH BEN WATERWORTH ABOUT …

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Brian Lara remembers Shane Warne at MCG, Boxing Day, Richie Richardson flipper

Brian Lara remembers Shane Warne at MCG, Boxing Day, Richie Richardson flipper

Foxsports.com.au teamed up with West Indies cricket legend Brian Lara to get his thoughts on the 30th anniversary of one of the great Test series played in Australia. In the first of the three-part series, Lara recalls the moment when Shane Warne truly announced herself to the world with a spectacular show at the MCG. …

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'Merlina': Tim Burton's twisted love letters to Helena Bonham Carter

‘Merlina’: Tim Burton’s twisted love letters to Helena Bonham Carter

Tim Burton has made his love for the weird and monstrous clear, but no matter how sinister his stories are, the director has a romantic side and he shows it in these love letters to his ex-wife Helena Bonham Carter. Tim Burton is known for delivering stories featuring exotic characters, so it was no surprise …

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Scientists find custom pocket features shared by coronaviruses that cause serious illness

Scientists find custom pocket features shared by coronaviruses that cause serious illness

London: Scientists have discovered that a custom-made pocket within the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein, which can attach itself to the human cell surface, has some consequences. coronaviruses causes severe illness. An international research team has studied the spike glycoproteins that adorn all coronaviruses. During the study, the researchers found that although personalized pocket is present in …

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