COVID-19 Mouse Model Will Speed Search for Drugs, Vaccines

COVID-19 Mouse Model Will Speed Search for Drugs, Vaccines The global effort to quickly develop drugs and vaccines for COVID-19 has been hampered by limited numbers of laboratory mice that are susceptible to infection with SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. Now, researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in

MU Researcher Identifies Four Possible Treatments for Covid-19

MU Researcher Identifies Four Possible Treatments for Covid-19 While COVID-19 has infected millions of people worldwide and killed hundreds of thousands, there is currently no vaccine. In response, researchers have been evaluating the effectiveness of various antiviral drugs as possible COVID-19 treatments. Read more...

Potential Biomarker for Autism Identified in Infants

Potential Biomarker for Autism Identified in Infants A biomarker in newborns may signal autism spectrum disorder months or even years before troubling symptoms develop and such diagnoses typically are made. Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and Stanford University found that some newborns had very low