COVID-19 could be treated with blood plasma from those who’ve recovered

Canadian researchers are planning clinical trials for a potential treatment for COVID-19 which would use transfusions of blood plasma from people who have recovered from the disease. Blood plasma from recovered patients... Read more »

Scientists are mobilizing from the ground up and the top down in our fight against COVID-19

As we struggle against the COVID-19 pandemic, scientists across Canada are stepping up to help.  In particular testing has been an issue  “Testing labs are completely overwhelmed and their personnel are so... Read more »

Tracking the spread of viruses in live animal markets by building one in a lab

If the source of the COVID-19 viral epidemic is a live animal market, as many public health experts suspect, then experiments at Colorado State University could help explain how it emerged. Researchers... Read more »