Monthly Archives: June 2020

Potent antibodies found in people recovered from COVID-19

Although most people who recovered from COVID-19 had low levels of antibodies to SARS-CoV-2 in their blood, researchers identified potent infection-blocking antibodies. …read more

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Lower wealth linked with faster physical and mental aging

Older adults with less wealth had sharper declines in many measures of physical and mental health than those with more wealth. …read more

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Gut bacteria influence behavior in worms

Specific gut bacteria influenced eating decisions in worms by affecting their response to odors. The findings give insight into one way gut microbes may affect behavior. …read more

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APHL Celebrates the 2020 Award Winners

The Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL) is pleased to announce the winners of its annual awards for outstanding achievements in laboratory science, creative approaches to solving today’s public health challenges and exemplary support of laboratories serving the public’s health. Awardees were honored on June 25, 2020 during a virtual ceremony. A recording of […]

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Ebola virus disease – Democratic Republic of the Congo

On 25 June 2020, the Minister of Health of the Democratic Republic of the Congo declared the end of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak in North Kivu, Ituri and South Kivu Provinces . In accordance with WHO recommendations, the declaration was made more than 42 days after the last person who […]

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