April 16, 2021

Different vaccines for the second dose after Astrazeneca: off to test (also with Sputnik) at Spallanzani

Covid cases worldwide exceed 136 million according to data released by Johns Hopkins University, while confirmed deaths exceed 2.9 million since the beginning of the ...
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In Italy 9,789 new cases and 358 deaths. The positivity rate drops to 5.1%: the bulletin

I’m 9,789 i new cases of coronavirus in Italy (yesterday they were +15.746, here the bulletin). It goes up like this at least 3,779,594 the ...
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The fundamental role of astrocytes (“star” cells) in sleep

A study published in eLIFE by researchers at the University of San Francisco, directed by Kira Evelyn Poskanzer, definitively redeems the value of astrocytes, long ...
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United Kingdom: shops, pubs and restaurants reopen: queues for early morning shopping

Covid cases worldwide exceed 136 million according to data released by Johns Hopkins University, while confirmed deaths exceed 2.9 million since the start of the ...
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When the hospital goes to the home of cancer patients: remote assistance or home checks

Being cared for at home is an added value for all patients. It is even more so in this period of Covid epidemic when being ...
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Covid and allergy, how to distinguish the symptoms in the pollen season

The mild temperatures of the past few days and the flowering of many plants, like every year, have increased the concentration of pollen in the ...
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Second dose: can the drug be changed? Here are the five things we know

1 Can the second dose of Pfizer or Moderna mRna vaccines be delayed? Pfizer’s technical data sheet recommends the recall after 21 days, that of ...
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Test tubes traveling with drones. Here are the difficulties

By eye it all seems easy: you take a drone, or technically speaking a UAV (Unmanned Aerial vehicle, unmanned aircraft), equip it with a suitable ...
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Blocked nose? It could be a hypertrophy of the turbinates

The difficulty in breathing well through the nose is a very common and annoying disorder. Turbinate hypertrophy is one of the most frequent causes. These ...
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