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Alternative to antibodies in diagnostics demonstrated in fight against viral infections such as COVID-19

Researchers at the University of Warwick, Iceni Diagnostics Ltd and University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire (UHCW) NHS Trust have demonstrated their technology to detect SARS-COV-2 using sugars rather than antibodies.

Fri 15 Oct 2021, 09:51 | Tags: research, Chemistry, WMS, Warwick Medical School, COVID-19

Has COVID 19 undermined the rule of law? New research examines actions in the Western Balkans

The coronavirus pandemic has presented populist governments with a unique opportunity to implement authoritarian measures and to limit public scrutiny of their decisions and policies, argues Dr Andi Hoxhaj of Warwick Law School in a new paper published in the European Journal of Comparative Law and Governance.


RECOVERY-RS trial finds continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) reduces need for invasive ventilation in hospitalised COVID-19 patients

The Respiratory Strategies in COVID-19; CPAP, High-flow, and Standard Care (RECOVERY-RS) trial, co-led by the University of Warwick, has demonstrated that treating hospitalised COVID-19 patients who have acute respiratory failure with continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) reduces the need for invasive mechanical ventilation.


High respiratory efforts in COVID-19 patients could result in self-inflicted lung injury

The impact of high breathing efforts on the lungs of patients suffering with acute respiratory failure due to COVID-19 has been investigated by researchers at the University of Warwick, who assessed the likelihood of resulting lung injury.

Mon 19 Jul 2021, 13:30 | Tags: Engineering, research, COVID-19

New megalab opens in Leamington Spa to bolster fight against COVID-19

UK’s first megalab opens in Royal Leamington Spa - one of the centrepieces of UK’s future test and trace infrastructure.

  • Press release was written and issued by Department of Health and Social Care.
Tue 13 Jul 2021, 09:28 | Tags: Life Sciences, COVID-19

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