Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, also known as COVID-19, is a global healthcare threat that has expanded across the globe in early 2020 in a matter of months, causing high numbers of deaths. The global scientific community has been working at incredible speed to deliver therapeutics and vaccines to limit the consequences of this aggressive virus.
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The products below are relevant to antiviral research and have been cited in relation to SARS-CoV-2 and closely related viruses.
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NEWS AND ARTICLES
If you would like to read about recent research on the promising approaches to combat the SARS-CoV-2 virus, click through the topics below:
Remdesivir: The molecular biology behind its anti-coronavirus activity (01-04-2020)
Remdesivir, also known by it's developmental name GS 5734, is a nucleoside prodrug with a broad spectrum antiviral activity against RNA viruses.
Protease inhibitor Camostat Mesylate inhibits coronavirus entry in cells (26-03-2020)
Inhibition of a specific cellular protease by camostat mesylate results in lower SARS-CoV-2 infectivity.
Nucleoside analogues as therapy for coronavirus infections (20-03-2020)
Nucleoside and nucleotide analogs are an exciting avenue for development of antiviral agents.
Antiviral antimetabolite Ribavirin (19-03-2020)
Repurposing Ribavirin against COVID-19. Read more about the potential effectiveness of Ribavirin against the Coronavirus
The role of glycans in coronavirus infection (16-03-2020)
The role of glycans on the spike glycoprotein from SARS-CoV-2. Research on a closely related virus shows the involvement of N-glycans in the early stages of infection.
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