August 12, 2021

How X-Rays Could Make Reliable, Rapid COVID-19 Tests a Reality

An imaging technique pioneered by Berkeley Lab is helping reveal the best antibodies for COVID-19 detection

August 12, 2021

Scientists repurpose cancer and seizure medications to aid in the fight against COVID-19

In two recent studies, researchers using the Advanced Photon Source have identified...

August 12, 2021

Decontaminating N95 masks for reuse

Scientists at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) have determined that heating N95 respirators up to 75 degrees...

May 4, 2021

Faster Air Exchange in Buildings Not Always Beneficial for Coronavirus Levels

A new modeling study suggests vigorous ventilation can cause spike in viral concentrations.

May 3, 2021

Argonne’s Advanced Photon Source plays pivotal role in development of new COVID-19 vaccine now in trials

Clinical trials have begun on a new vaccine candidate that may protect against ...

April 28, 2021

Researchers Search for Clues to COVID-19 Treatment With Help From Synchrotron X-Rays

Two groups of researchers drew on SLAC tools to better understand how to target a key part of the virus that causes COVID-19.

April 15, 2021

The Science Behind the Shot: Biotech Tools Developed at Brookhaven Lab Fundamental to Making COVID-19 Vaccines

Enzymes and promoters based on 'T7 expression system' crank out copious quantities of mRNA...

April 15, 2021

Powerful Polymers: ORNL Study Provides New Insights Into N95's COVID-19 Filter Efficiency

Material with higher crystallization onset temperatures, slower crystallization, and a larger number of smaller crystallites is more effective.

April 14, 2021

Caught in the Act: New Data About COVID-19 Virus's Functions Could Aid in Treatment Designs

For the first time, a team of researchers has captured X-ray images of a critical enzyme of the COVID-19 virus performing its function.

April 7, 2021

Oak Ridge National Laboratory joins ATOM Consortium to Accelerate Drug Discovery

The Accelerating Therapeutics for Opportunities in Medicine , or ATOM...