Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine report initial success in animal trials for a vaccine to neutralize the virus that causes COVID-19. During tests in mice, the vaccine was shown to produce antibodies specific to SARS-CoV-2, known as the novel coronavirus. University researchers said the mice responded with antibodies su...

A group of Italian biotech companies has recently entered the world race to contain and finally defeat the coronavirus, and are getting results. While the chronicles are full of Japanese miracle drugs and vaccine trials in the four corners of the world, Italian biotech is getting international recognition and is close to important trials. “Perhaps...

Vò, near Venice, was one of the 11 towns and villages at the centre of the country's COVID-19 outbreak and began the trial at the start of the pandemic in Europe. The experiment involved blanket testing of the town's entire population of 3,300 people and the imposition of very strict quarantine on those infected and their contacts. Italian news rep...

Within a week, preclinical tests of the new coronavirus vaccine developed by Takis, a biotechnology company based on a fragment of virus genetic material, will begin in Italy. They will test the vaccine in animals. She reported on Wednesday the Italian ANSA with the approval of preclinical testing Italian Ministry of Health. Initial laboratory t...

La Sanità napoletana non solo sta fornendo una soluzione alla crisi italiana ma anche a quella americana. Infatti, come scrive il Corriere del Mezzogiorno il team di scienziati partenopei che ha iniziato la sperimentazione del farmaco utilizzato per l’artrite, come cura per la polmonite severa causata dal Coronavirus, è stato contattato dall’Americ...

DiaSorin on Tuesday announced it has completed studies at the Spallanzani Hospital in Rome and the Policlinico San Matteo in Pavia to launch by the end of March a rapid-response molecular test to diagnose the novel coronavirus (Codiv-19). The test's result will be available within 60 minutes against the five-seven hours that are currently necessary...

Texas Scientific Italian Community in collaboration with Rice University, in cooperation with the Consulate General of Italy in Houston and CTIM (Comitato Tricolore per gli Italiani nel mondo) invite you to submit an abstract to the 15th Conference of Italian Researchers in the World that will be held at April 25, 2020 at Rice University, Herring H...

È uscito da qui il primo vaccino anti-Ebola che, nel 2014, per fermare la pandemia dilagante nel Continente africano, ottenne l’autorizzazione alla produzione di un milione di dosi, in un giorno (contro i tempi molto più lunghi delle sperimentazioni ordinarie). Alcuni anni prima, nel 2009 fu lo stesso laboratorio, l’Irbm di Pomezia (al tempo di pr...

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 from 7:00 PM to 10:30 PM (PDT). Lucia’s Restaurant, 2016 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704. ISSNAF Bay Area Chapter is very excited to announce the March 18 BAC Talks event program. Join us, meet friends, and enjoy an authentic Italian pizza. This 10-minute presentation format spotlights Italian scholars and scientists work...

Una tecnologia al grafene, con determinante contributo italiano, va alla prova del mercato. E lo fa nello strategico settore delle batterie, grazie al lavoro congiunto dei ricercatori del colosso tedesco Varta, dell’Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia e della BeDimensional, lo spin-off per il grafene dell’Iit, che ha nel professor Vittorio Pellegrini i...