New saliva test could revolutionize COVID-19 testing. A new coronavirus saliva test developed at Rutgers University that could dramatically alter the way the coronavirus is detected - potentially accelerating the rate of collections and limiting exposure to health care workers - could be rolled out as soon as Wednesday .https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/health/2020/04/14/coronavirus-new-saliva-test-less-invasive/2987776001/.
A couple of months through the confinement in Europe and I can already feel that things may change after this. I hope people keep their eyes open, specially for new “politics” or “directives”.
I am currently listening to a StarTalk podcast episode talking about how COVID-19 is affecting climate change. Since people aren't out as much with cars, the air may be a tinsy bit cleaner, but there's also still things that are putting out carbon dioxide. Interesting…
More than 30 different mutations of the virus were detected, of which 19 were previously undiscovered. “Sars-CoV-2 has acquired mutations capable of substantially changing its pathogenicity,” Li wrote in the paper. Source 4g.
The CDC warned of six new coronavirus symptoms: Chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat and a new loss of taste or smell Ref. USAToday.