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DARPA ‘Pentagon’ have developed a microchip that can detect Covid-19

Source: CBS News Researchers at DARPA and the Pentagon have developed a microchip that can detect Covid-19 when inserted under the skin. Bill Whitaker talks with Matt Hepburn. An army infectious disease physician, that spent years with the secretive defense advanced research projects agency or DARPA. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, operates under the [ »» ]

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We Must Start Planning For a Permanent Pandemic

Source: Bloomberg by Andreas Kluth With coronavirus mutations pitted against vaccinations in a global arms race, we may never go back to normal. For the past year, an assumption — sometimes explicit, often tacit — has informed almost all our thinking about the pandemic: At some point, it will be over, and then we’ll [ »» ]

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Unusual Features of the SARS-CoV-2 Genome Suggesting Sophisticated Laboratory Modification

Source: Rule of Law Society & Foundation, New York by Li-Meng Yan (MD, PhD), Shu Kang (PhD), Jie Guan (PhD), Shanchang Hu (PhD) The COVID-19 pandemic caused by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 has led to over 910,000 deaths worldwide and unprecedented decimation of the global economy. Despite its tremendous impact, the origin of SARS-CoV-2 [ »» ]

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Italy’s Bergamo is Calling Back Coronavirus Survivors – About half say; ‘They Haven’t Fully Recovered’

Source: Washington Post by Chico Harlan and Stefano Pitrelli  BERGAMO, Italy — The first wave is over, thousands have been buried, and in a city that was once the world’s coronavirus epicenter, the hospital is calling back the survivors. It is drawing their blood, examining their hearts, scanning their lungs, asking them about their [ »» ]

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People Who Are in Denial About Coronavirus

Source: Strategic Culture by Eric Zuesse There are basically two different policy-approaches to the coronavirus problem: One is the passive approach, waiting for ‘herd immunity’ to develop naturally. And the other is the active approach, in which the Government does take action — not just wait while the most-vulnerable individuals die off from the [ »» ]

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Trump said in February that the coronavirus is ‘more deadly’ than the worst flu as he publicly lied about the threat

Source: Business Insider by John Haltiwanger Trump knew far more about the threat of COVID-19 than he publicly acknowledged in the early months of the outbreak, newly released recordings revealed. Recordings of interviews between President Donald Trump and veteran journalist Bob Woodward show that the commander in chief knew far more about the deadly [ »» ]

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Six Months Into the Coronavirus Outbreak, Russia’s Statistics Still Provide More Questions Than Answers

Source: The Moscow Times by Jake Cordell Analysis of excess fatalities show regions may be underreporting deaths from Covid-19. The death toll from the coronavirus across many Russian regions could be many times higher than official statistics show, analysis of new data by The Moscow Times suggests. Experts pointed to systemic underreporting of deaths, [ »» ]

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NEUROLOGICAL AND CEREBRAL MICRO-STRUCTURAL CHANGES IN COVID-19 PATIENTS

“Our findings revealed possible disruption to micro-structural and functional brain integrity in the recovery stages of COVID-19, suggesting neuro-invasion potential of SARS-CoV-2. This requires attention since even if the patients recover well from the pneumonia condition, the neurological changes may cause a great burden. More research in the mechanism and route of neuro-invasion of [ »» ]

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COVID-19 “Its Origin, Implications and Treatments” a Recombinant Virus of SARS-CoV and HIV

Source:  Cell Therapy Institute (Wuhan, China) by Peter K. Law Abstract This is a succinct and current review of pertinent literature to guide developing serum therapy as an emergent treatment to save human lives at times of natural or genetically engineered viral/bacterial pandemics. The origin of 2019-nCoV and implications of COVID-19 are discussed using direct quotes [ »» ]