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UCLA’s new $10 COVID test can process thousands of results in a day

A new COVID-19 testing method could help get results out faster. The FDA authorized on Wednesday emergency use of the SwabSeq COVID-19 diagnostic platform developed by doctors at the University of California, Los Angeles. The test can turn around results within 12-24 hours, according to the team that developed it. The FDA authorized on Wednesday… Read More »

More than 1,000 University of Alabama students test positive for COVID-19 since classes resumed

More than 1,000 students at the University of Alabama’s Tuscaloosa campus have tested positive for COVID-19 since in-person classes resumed, according to the latest update to the college’s live dashboard. On Friday, the university reported 492 new cases linked to students across its three campuses between Aug. 25 and 27. While the Tuscaloosa campus makes up the… Read More »

How 90-min coronavirus test ‘size of printer cartridge’ works as NHS snaps up game changer

Rapid coronavirus tests are being rolled out by the Government that will return results in less than 90 minutes. The tests have been hailed as a crucial instrument in the fight against the pandemic, especially for the NHS as the UK heads into colder months. Professor Chris Toumazou, the Chief Executive of one of the… Read More »

Online Depression Test [ZUNG DEPRESSION SCALE]

Mental health statistics: Mental health disorders make up 4 of the leading 10 reasons for disability worldwide within established market economies, and include: bipolar disorder, major depression, schizophrenia, as well as obsessive compulsive disorder. Approximately 26 % of adult Americans suffer from a mental disorder which is diagnosable within any given year. A lot of… Read More »

Coronavirus: 40% Weston-super-Mare hospital staff test positive

Hospital in Weston-super-Mare that shut to new patients over spike in Covid-19 cases ‘sees 40% of staff test positive for the infection’ Weston General Hospital suddenly stopped accepting new patients on Monday Bosses said there was a ‘high number of Covid-19 patients’ in the hospital A leaked memo claimed 40% of staff had tested positive… Read More »