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Sialic acid-containing glycolipids mediate binding and viral entry of SARS-CoV-2

Nat Chem Biol. 2021 Nov 9

Type VI secretion system mutations reduced competitive fitness of classical Vibrio cholerae biotype

Nat Commun. 2021 Nov 9;12(1):6457

Knowledge Gaps in the Understanding of Antimicrobial Resistance in Canada

Front Public Health. 2021 Oct 20;9:726484

Improved SARS-CoV-2 M pro inhibitors based on feline antiviral drug GC376: Structural enhancements, increased solubility, and micellar studies

Eur J Med Chem. 2021 Oct 15;222:113584

SARS-COV-2 recombinant Receptor-Binding-Domain (RBD) induces neutralizing antibodies against variant strains of SARS-CoV-2 and SARS-CoV-1

Vaccine. 2021 Sep 24;39(40):5769-5779

Integrating Reverse Transcription Recombinase Polymerase Amplification with CRISPR Technology for the One-Tube Assay of RNA

Anal Chem. 2021 Sep 21;93(37):12808-12816

Peptidomimetic nitrile warheads as SARS-CoV-2 3CL protease inhibitors

RSC Med Chem. 2021 Aug 20;12(10):1722-1730

Neutrophils promote T-cell activation through the regulated release of CD44-bound Galectin-9 from the cell surface during HIV infection

PLoS Biol. 2021 Aug 19;19(8):e3001387.

CRISPR Technique Incorporated with Single-Cell RNA Sequencing for Studying Hepatitis B Infection

Anal Chem. 2021 Aug 10;93(31):10756-10761.

TCERG1L allelic variation is associated with cisplatin-induced hearing loss in childhood cancer, a PanCareLIFE study

NPJ Precis Oncol. 2021 Jul 14;5(1):64.

Report of the National Institutes of Health SARS-CoV-2 Antiviral Therapeutics Summit

J Infect Dis. 2021 Jul 15;224(Supplement_1):S1-S21.

Remdesivir for the treatment of Covid-19: the value of biochemical studies

Curr Opin Virol 2021 Aug;49:81-85 (ePub May 12)

Peginterferon lambda for the treatment of outpatients with COVID-19: a phase 2, placebo-controlled randomised trial

Lancet Respir Med 2021 May;9(5):498-510.

Nsp1 protein of SARS-CoV-2 disrupts the mRNA export machinery to inhibit host gene expression.

COVID-19: Sci Adv 2021 Feb 5;7(6)):eabe7386.

Endothelium Infection and Dysregulation by SARS-CoV-2: Evidence and Caveats in COVID-19

Viruses. 2020 Dec 26;13(1):29.

COVID-19: Anal Chem. 2020 Dec 15;92(24)

Isothermal Amplification and Ambient Visualization in a Single Tube for the Detection of SARS-CoV-2 Using Loop-Mediated Amplification and CRISPR Technology

COVID-19: Nat Genet 2020 Dec;52(12)

Interferons and viruses induce a novel truncated ACE2 isoform and not the full-length SARS-CoV-2 receptor

COVID-19: J Biol Chem 2020 Nov 20;295(47)

Template-dependent inhibition of coronavirus RNA-dependent RNA polymerase by remdesivir reveals a second mechanism of action

COVID-19: Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2020 Nov 10;117(45)

Engineered ACE2 receptor traps potently neutralize SARS-CoV-2

COVID-19: Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2020 Oct 27;117(43)

Remdesivir targets a structurally analogous region of the Ebola virus and SARS-CoV-2 polymerases

COVID-19: mBio. 2020 Oct 23;11(5)

The Interaction of Natural and Vaccine-Induced Immunity with Social Distancing Predicts the Evolution of the COVID-19 Pandemic

COVID-19: J. Immunol. 2020 Oct 15;205(8)

Neonatal and Children's Immune System and COVID-19: Biased Immune Tolerance versus Resistance Strategy

COVID-19: Nat. Commun. 2020 Aug 27;11(1)

Feline coronavirus drug inhibits the main protease of SARS-CoV-2 and blocks virus replication

COVID-19: Anal Chem 2020 Aug 4;92(15)

Molecular Diagnosis of COVID-19: Challenges and Research Needs

COVID-19: Am J Trop Med Hyg 2020 Jun;102(6)

Nonessential Research in the New Normal: The Impact of COVID-19

COVID-19: J. Biol. Chem. 2020 May 15;295(20)

Remdesivir is a direct-acting antiviral that inhibits RNA-dependent RNA polymerase from severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 with high potency

COVID-19: J. Exp. Med. 2020 May 4;217(5)

COVID-19 and emerging viral infections: The case for interferon lambda

COVID-19: J Biol Chem 2020 Apr 10;295(15)

The antiviral compound remdesivir potently inhibits RNA-dependent RNA polymerase from Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus