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Gene link behind asymptomatic Covid-19 identified

A A team of scientists has identified a genetic link explaining why some people who catch Covid-19 don't become sick. The team led by...

Did China’s ‘Bat Woman’ receive $600K from US for coronavirus work?

Amid the leaked Anthony S Fauci emails and independent investigations into the Wuhan lab secrets, reports have emerged again that the Wuhan Institute...

Wuhan lab head, US expert flagged Covid risk in 2015: Report

The head of China's Wuhan virology lab, also called as the 'bat woman', and an expert from the University of North Carolina in...

Obesity may increase risk of long-term complications of Covid

Covid-19 survivors who have moderate or severe obesity may have a greater risk of experiencing long-term consequences of the disease, compared to the...

NASA’s Juno to make closest flyby to Jupiter’s largest Moon on June 7

NASA's Juno spacecraft will come within 645 miles (1,038 kilometres) of the surface of Jupiter's largest moon, Ganymede on June 7, the US...

NASA-SpaceX Dragon launches 7,300lb of cargo to space station

NASA has launched SpaceX's Dragon resupply spacecraft with more than 7,300 pounds of science experiments, new solar arrays, and other cargo to the...

Amateur investigators claim to break Wuhan lab secrets

As the entire world scramble to find answers to the origin of the lethal Covid virus, a group of amateur sleuths called 'DRASTIC',...

Explained: How oxygen levels decline in Covid-19 patients

SARS-CoV-2, the virus causing Covid-19, infects immature red blood cells (RBC), reducing oxygen in the blood and impairing the immune response, say researchers. The...