Microbiology

Fighting the COVID-19 Pandemic through Testing

Howard Hughes Medical Institute | June19th,2020
To trace the pathogen's spread and stop the chain of transmission, it's crucial to test both for the SARS-CoV-2 virus itself and for evidence of previous infection

Cracking the Lyme Disease Code

Washington State University | April30th,2020
Researchers have discovered that a surface protein known as VlsE acts as a shield to prevent the immune system from effectively fighting the disease