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WHO Has Finally Named the New Coronavirus

The UN health agency on Tuesday announced that "COVID-19" will be the official name of the deadly virus from China, saying the disease represented a "very grave threat" for the world but there was a "realistic chance" of stopping it. "We now have a name for t…
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February 13, 2020
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Daily briefing: How to design your own doctoral project

NATURE BRIEFING 03 February 2020 Create your dream doctoral project, tech tools to help make labs more open and inclusive, and the virologists poised to work with live samples of the coronavirus. Hello Nature readers, would you like to get this Briefing in your inbox free every day? Sign up…
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February 3, 2020
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Coronavirus, should you be worried?

With the recent news surfacing about confirmed and presumptive coronavirus cases identified in Canada, this has left many with one substantial question, should we be worried? Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) falls under a family of viruses that range from the common cold to more critical diseases like MERS (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome…
bubmag
January 31, 2020
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Coronavirus: Why are we catching more diseases from animals?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Passengers at a Hong Kong railway station The world is grappling with the new coronavirus, which has spread from China to at least 16 other countries, including the UK. Outbreaks of new infectious diseases are typically seen as a "one off". But the new…
bubmag
January 31, 2020
Spanish Flu

Case near Tokyo spurs alert for US military personnel…

Coronavirus case near Tokyo spurs alert for US military personnel in Japan Maj. Andrew Fisher, a flight surgeon for the 374th Medical Group, speaks about the Wuhan coronavirus at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020. THERON GODBOLD/STARS AND STRIPES By SETH ROBSON | STARS AND STRIPES Published: January…
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January 23, 2020