Researchers from three PRBB groups have shown that low zinc levels are associated with a worse prognosis in Covid-19 patients. They tell us how this nutrient works and the doors it could open against the coronavirus.
Mark J Nieuwenhuijsen is celebrating the publication of his 500th paper. We meet him to know about his scientific career and his advice for PhD students.
Juana Díez (DCEXS-UPF): “We offer scientific reports that help make informed decisions about health policies”
We talked with the virologist at the DCEXS-UPF, about the Multidisciplinary Collaborative Group for Scientific Monitoring of COVID-19. She’s part of this group, together with other experts at ISGlobal, Hospital del Mar and other hospitals and research centres in Catalonia.
Researchers at the CRG have completed a computational analysis of more than 500 human viruses – including the new coronavirus – that gives more insights into their tissue preferences.