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Azerbaijan Thalassemia Center and BGI Partner to Improve Thalassemia Screening in Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan Thalassemia Center and BGI Partner to Improve Thalassemia Screening in Azerbaijan

On the 6Thursday On September 2022, Azerbaijan Thalassemia Center and BGI held a virtual signing ceremony to conclude a cooperation agreement. The partnership aims to improve thalassemia screening in Azerbaijan through genetic technology. In early 2021, on the occasion of the “Prevention and Control of Global Hemoglobinopathies” announcement, the BGI Panel on Poverty Prevention and …

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Study: Sex-Differences in COVID-19 Diagnosis, Risk Factors and Disease Comorbidities. Image Credit: Kzenon/Shutterstock

Study reveals disparities in clinical outcomes of COVID-19 in the US based on gender

In a recent study published on Research Square* Preprint server, Researchers examined gender differences among patients with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the United States (US). Study: Gender differences in the diagnosis of COVID-19, risk factors and disease comorbidities. Image credit: Kzenon/Shutterstock Studies report greater severity and mortality related to COVID-19 in men compared to …

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BNAb combination therapy may offer a future alternative to daily ART for people living with HIV

Individuals with HIV who started receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART) in the early stages of infection achieved a long period of suppression of HIV without ART after receiving two broadly neutralizing antibodies to HIV (bNAbs), according to a small study published in the journal today. Nature. The findings suggest that bNAb combination therapy could offer a …

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Six microsatellites manufactured by the Space Flight Laboratory (SFL) in Toronto were launched aboard the SpaceX Transporter-5 mission.

Six microsatellites manufactured by the Space Flight Laboratory (SFL) in Toronto were launched aboard the SpaceX Transporter-5 mission. Press release from: Space Flight Laboratory Published: June 1, 2022 Six microsatellites developed by the Space Flight Laboratory (SFL) were successfully launched on May 25 by the SpaceX Transporter-5 mission. Three GHGSat greenhouse gas monitoring and three …

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