The Bioss Blog

News, updates, and analysis from the world of research. Interested in having your work with Bioss' products featured on the site? Email marketing@biossusa.com for more information.

Be sure to follow us on Twitter and Facebook for regular updates.

Self-diagnosis for COVID-19

The novel coronavirus has infected almost one million people and killed tens of thousands on nearly every continent. Even with offices shut down, people staying at home and hospitals bracing for an influx of patients, the pandemic continues itsfalse

A brief overview of COVID-19 diagnostic tests

COVID-19 is the infectious disease caused by a novel coronavirus, which was first identified by Chinese authorities and provisionally named as 2019-nCoV. The International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses gave the official name SARS-COV-2 to thefalse

Newly Announced Epitopes of SARS-CoV-2 May Facilitate the Vaccine Design

AMERICAN SCIENTISTS IDENTIFY POTENTIAL TARGETS FOR IMMUNE RESPONSES TO NOVEL CORONAVIRUS

Are intermediate hosts essential to facilitate the bat-originated coronavirus hop to humans?

It was considered that most of the viruses in nature are species-dependent and only hijack their susceptible hosts to generate off-springs. To comply with the dependence, viruses make minor mutation adjustments along with their hosts throughoutfalse

Why do many researchers prefer polyclonal antibodies for an IHC/IF assay?

Both of monoclonal and polyclonal antibodies are extensively used in IHC/IF assays. However, the staining results for a given monoclonal antibodies are quite unpredictable in different samples as compared to the polyclonal antibodies. It is veryfalse

Scientists are creating new coronavirus vaccines—but may come too late

In the stock pandemic movie, scientists are frantically working on concoctions to stop the spread of a newly emerging virus—and by the end, voila, they succeed and save the world. In the real world, vaccines played limited, if any, roles infalse

Aβ accumulation, the cause or effect of Alzheimer disease?

Regarding the etiology of Alzheimer's disease, the beta amyloid (Aβ) hypothesis has been the most important and experimentally tested theory in the past few decades. However, the research therapies based on this hypothesis have been “falling infalse

1 2 3 4 5