New Cold Plasma Jet Set To Fight Virus

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Image shows cold physical plasma analyses at the Centre of Excellence ZIK plasmatis at the Leibniz Institute for Plasma Science and Technology e.V. (INP). (INP Greifswald/Newsflash)

Scientists could be one step closer to wiping out COVID-19 after having created a cold plasma jet which drastically limits the virus’ capabilities. A research team from the Leibniz Institute…

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Record Number Of Bee Colonies Despite Virus Deaths

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Picture shows the beekeeper Heinz Hoffmann, 90, undated. He lets himself be stung by bees in Frankfurt, Germany. (Newsflash)

More people than ever have taken up beekeeping in Austria - despite fears of virus deaths and the effects climate change. Statistics provided by the Austrian Ministry for Agriculture, Regional…

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New Jab Breakthrough Say Swiss Scientists

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Photo shows the University of Bern, in Switzerland, undated. University of Bern develops improved vector vaccine against Covid-19. (Newsflash)

Swiss scientists are testing a new COVID-19 vaccine which could lead to complete protection against different strains of the virus. The new treatment is a vector virus, like Johnson &…

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Sufferer Who Came Off Meds 15 Years Ago Keeps Virus Naturally Under Control

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Doctors Josep Mallolas, (left) Nuria Climent, (second from the left) Juan Ambrosioni, (second from the right) and an unidentified man, (right), pose in a screenshot from a press conference, in July, 2022. The doctors present a case of a functional cure of AIDS in a patient in Barcelona, Spain. (Newsflash)

An HIV sufferer who came off medication 15 years ago is still living with the virus but her immune system is keeping it under control. This, say experts in Spain,…

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Third Tusker Dies From Herpes Virus At Swiss Zoo

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Ruwani (front) with her grandmother Ceyla-Himali (left) and her mother Farha in undated photo at the Zurich Zoo, Switzerland. (Zurich Zoo, Enzo Franchini/Newsflash)

A third elephant has lost its life to the herpes virus within a month at Zoo Zurich. Five-year-old elephant cow Ruwani is the latest animal to die in the zoo’s…

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Adorable Two-Year-Old Elephant Dies Of Herpes

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Two-year-old elephant Umesh at the elephant park in the Zurich Zoo in Switzerland. (Zoo Zurich, Nicole Schnyder/Newsflash)

A two-year-old elephant has died despite keepers' best efforts after it contracted a herpes virus at Zurich zoo in Switzerland. Umesh, a young male, died on the evening of Tuesday,…

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Better Therapy Hopes As Detection Dogs Sniff It Out

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Recent study by a research team from the University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover (TiHo) shows that dogs previously trained with samples from SARS-CoV-2 infected individuals can recognize samples from post-COVID-19 patients. (Sebastian Meller/Newsflash)

COVID-19 detection dogs can also detect Long Covid in people, according to new research by vets in Germany. Scientists at the University of Veterinary Medicine in Hanover found that canines…

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Honeybee Populations Could Be Wiped Out Worldwide By Wing Plague

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A picture showing honeycomb from a beehive by the Martin Luther University Halle located in the German town of Wittenberg. (Uni Halle, Markus Scholz/Newsflash)

The global honeybee population could be endangered by a newly discovered deadly virus, a leading scientist has warned. Prof Dr Robert Paxton from Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg (MLU) in…

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COVID Grandpa Cured After 14 Months In Quarantine

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Muzaffer Kayasan (56) who lives in Sariyer in Istanbul, Turkey, made 78 Covid tests and all of them were positive. (Newsflash)

A leukaemia sufferer who had 85 positive COVID-19 tests has finally hugged his grandchildren after spending 14 months in quarantine. Muzaffer Kayasan, 56 - from Sariyer, in the Turkish province…

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