New research zooms in on the outer surface of the coronavirus to reveal more about how COVID-19 scars the lungs.
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A vaccine could confer long-term protection even if a natural infection does not.
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The unprecedented pace of scientific progress on Covid-19 builds on groundbreaking discoveries from the past.
Machine learning turbocharges the process of identifying molecules to test for bacteria-attacking properties.
Checkpoint inhibitors lift the brakes on the immune system, but may join other new drugs in pressing the accelerator on health care costs.
The theory of what causes the disease and how it develops may be wrong.
The discovery may one day help people with multidrug-resistant bacterial infections.