Dry hydrogen peroxide kills SARS-CoV-2
OVERLAND PARK, KS—Synexis, a developer of a product called “dry hydrogen peroxide,” received confirmation through a peer-reviewed study that their product is effective in killing the SARS-CoV-2 virus. A study published in the American Journal of Infection Control showed dry hydrogen peroxide reduced SARS-CoV-2, the virus behind COVID-19, on surfaces by 98.7 percent after two hours of continuous treatment.
Animal molecules effective against variants
PITTSBURGH, PA—Microscopic molecules developed at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine that neutralize the SARS-CoV-2 virus in animals are remarkably active against mutations found in variants, including Delta, according to new research by Pitt and Case Western Reserve University scientists.
COVID, heart inflammation, & elite athletes
DURHAM, NC—COVID infection can sometimes cause heart inflammation, which in some cases can be severe. Researchers at Duke Health are looking at the prevalence of COVID-related heart inflammation among top-level athletes and establish the symptoms and clinical features to ensure they receive timely and accurate diagnoses.