Tag: Enterovirus


Relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions led to the reemergence of seasonal respiratory viruses in Houston

November 24, 2021

Via: The Medical News

A Houston Methodist study showed a rapid return of seasonal respiratory viruses after COVID-19 restrictions were relaxed in Texas, demonstrating the effectiveness of masking, distancing and other precautionary measures at stopping the spread of many respiratory illnesses, not just COVID-19. […]

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Researchers identify a potential drug candidate for hand, foot and mouth disease

September 22, 2020

Via: The Medical News

A study appearing next week in the journal Nature Communications offers some good news in the search for antiviral drugs for hard-to-treat diseases. Researchers have identified a potential new drug candidate against enterovirus 71, a common cause of hand, foot […]