How do the COVID-19 tests and molecular tests work?

How do the COVID-19 tests and molecular tests work?

Post Views: 81 You probably have heard a lot about both SARS-CoV-2, the virus that caused Covid-19, and tests for COVID-19. Any virus needs a host to replicate and to generate more viral replicas as the virus seizes the host’s cells. The genomic material remains in the body while the virus is still copying and…

What Are Different Types of Interleukin and Their Functions?

What Are Different Types of Interleukin and Their Functions?

Post Views: 193 Introduction to Interleukin Interleukin is a sort of cytokine, which plays a critical role in immunological homeostasis and classification; it was discovered initially from leukocytes. Interleukins (IL) are cytokines that were first expressed by leukocytes alone but later produced by several different parts of body cells. Many cells currently generate it, including…

Monoclonal and Polyclonal Antibodies in Covid-19 Treatment

Monoclonal and Polyclonal Antibodies in Covid-19 Treatment

Post Views: 195 Antibodies are proteids the body produces when a disease occurs; they connect to a virus and support eliminating it. A monoclonal antibody is an antibody generated by cloning a selective white blood cell. Antibodies can be monoclonal or polyclonal. It is procured from a one-cell clone which is a single B cell…

An Overview of Simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) and its impact

An Overview of Simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) and its impact

Post Views: 123 What is the Simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV)? The Simian immunodeficiency virus is an HIV-like virus that can affect monkeys and apes and cause a disease similar to AIDS because HIV and SIV are closely related viruses. Researchers study SIV to explore HIV AIDS; however, SIV cannot infect humans and people with HIV…