Category: Corona Vaccine News

Vaccination with BCGΔBCG1419c protects against pulmonary and extrapulmonary TB and is safer than BCG

Mycobacterial strains Mycobacterium bovis BCG Pasteur ATCC 35734 (hereafter referred to as BCG), or its isogenic derivative, second generation M. bovis BCGΔBCG1419c11 were cultured in Middlebrook 7H9 broth supplemented with 0.2% glycerol, 10% OADC, and 0.05% Tween 80, at 37 °C, 5% CO2, 100 rpm, up to an OD600nm ≈ 0.8, and used for safety studies in mice […]

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Attenuated strain of CVB3 with a mutation in the CAR-interacting region protects against both myocarditis and pancreatitis

By generating a full-length infectious clone of the CVB3 genome (pBRCVB3), we had previously reported that the pBRCVB3 virus induces mainly pancreatitis, but its myocarditis-inducing ability was severely impaired11. Using this virus as the backbone, we sought to create attenuated mutant viruses that would lose their ability to induce both myocarditis and pancreatitis, thus leading […]

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Correction to: Norovirus P particle-based tau vaccine-generated phosphorylated tau antibodies markedly ameliorate tau pathology and improve behavioral deficits in mouse model of Alzheimer’s disease

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Former farmer, 84, is accidental ASMR YouTube star

People around the world have thanked an 84-year-old YouTuber for helping them cope with anxieties about the coronavirus pandemic. John Butler has attracted millions of views and more than 120,000 subscribers with his philosophical videos about life and meditation. The softly spoken ex-farmer became an unlikely YouTube star when an interview he gave in 2016 […]

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