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NIH scientists discover key pathway in lysosomes that coronaviruses use to exit cells

October 28, 2020 — Targeting cells’ ‘trash compactor’ could lead to new antiviral strategy to fight COVID-19.

Scientists use clues in the human genome to discover new inflammatory syndrome

October 27, 2020 — Study used a “search the genome” approach to reveal how mutations in a gene called UBA1 are associated with inflammatory diseases.

Postpartum depression may persist three years after giving birth

October 27, 2020 — NIH study suggests women with mood disorders, gestational diabetes may have a higher risk.

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