Stanford Medicine launches a diagnostic test for monkeypox

Stanford Medicine launches a diagnostic test for monkeypox

Stanford Medicine’s Clinical Virology Laboratory today launched a diagnostic test for the monkeypox virus that has been identified in 42 countries and several US states, including California. The test will accelerate accurate diagnoses and inform public health efforts aimed at stopping the spread of the virus. Stanford Medicine is among the first academic medical centers … Read more

Study Reveals How COVID-19 Changed Australia’s Seasonal Virus Genetic Landscape

Study Reveals How COVID-19 Changed Australia’s Seasonal Virus Genetic Landscape

Australian researchers are warning the country could face unexpected surges in early minor seasonal viruses after a new study revealed that COVID-19 safety measures such as lockdowns have caused Australia’s seasonal virus landscape to change, with strains of some viruses dying out and new ones emerging. Researchers from the University of Sydney Season The first … Read more