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Face mask detects Covid-19 infection

Face mask detects Covid-19 infection

Engineers have designed a novel face mask that can diagnose the wearer with Covid-19 within about 90 minutes.

AI predicts unknown links between viruses and mammals

AI predicts unknown links between viruses and mammals

A new study could help scientists mitigate the future spread of zoonotic and livestock diseases caused by existing viruses.

Deep learning predicts viral infections

Deep learning predicts viral infections

Using fluoresence images from live cells, researchers have trained an artificial neural network to reliably recognize cells that are infected by adenoviruses or herpes viruses.

AI app could help diagnose HIV more accurately

AI app could help diagnose HIV more accurately

New technology could transform the ability to accurately interpret HIV test results, particularly in low- and middle-income countries.

Graphene used to detect COVID-19 quickly

Graphene used to detect COVID-19 quickly

Researchers have used graphene to detect the SARS-CoV-2 virus in laboratory experiments. It could be a breakthrough in coronavirus detection, with potential applications in the fight against COVID-19 and its variants.

AI predicts how patients with viral infections will fare

AI predicts how patients with viral infections will fare

Researchers used an artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm to sift through terabytes of gene expression data to look for shared patterns in patients with past pandemic viral infections, including SARS, MERS and swine flu.

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