Medicine – Scientific American

Many hospitalized victims are developing potentially lethal secondary co-infections such as bacterial pneumonia and sepsis

Numerous contenders—from a controversial malaria medication to treatments that regulate the immune system—are now in clinical trials

April 16, 2020 — Tanya Lewis

In mice, a test for lung cancer involves nanoprobes that recognize tumors and send reporter molecules into the urine for simple analysis.

April 15, 2020 — W. Wayt Gibbs

A new era for Alzheimer’s and journalism in the time of coronavirus 

April 14, 2020 — Curtis Brainard

Originally published in June 1954

April 13, 2020

Slated for human trials, EIDD-2801 could become the first pill for COVID-19

April 7, 2020 — Michael Waldholz

Originally published in June 1868

April 7, 2020

Fighting the disease is like trying to hit a moving target, evolutionarily speaking

From online journal clubs to “tweetorials” to conference updates, social media is changing the dissemination and discussion of

Read More

Health – Scientific American

Medical & Biotech

8 hours ago — W. Wayt Gibbs

Public Health

17 hours ago — Scott Waldman and E&E News

Policy & Ethics

20 hours ago — Ahmed Ahmed and Nancy Oriol | Opinion

Emergency management experts are concerned about everything from evacuations to public messaging

2 minutes ago — Andrea Thompson

Medical & Biotech

8 hours ago — W.

Read More