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Aerosol transmission may spread COVID-19

Published
Wednesday 8th July, 2020
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Coronavirus
Science
Technology
Health
Global

The World Health Organisation needs to recognise that coronavirus might be spread by tiny respiratory droplets that remain in the air for prolonged periods, say leading academics.

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Vital study into coronavirus transmission

Published
Friday 26th June, 2020
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Science
Coronavirus

Scientists from the University of Leeds are to study live virus excretion in faeces to understand more about the spread of SARS-CoV-2 – the coronavirus responsible for the pandemic.

Study confirms "classic" symptoms of COVID-19

Published
Wednesday 24th June, 2020
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Health
Science
Coronavirus
Global

A persistent cough and fever have been confirmed as the most prevalent symptoms associated with COVID-19, according to a major review of the scientific literature.

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Scientists’ warning on affluence

Published
Friday 19th June, 2020
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Environment
Business & Economy
Global

Technology is not the silver bullet for mitigating and solving the many global environmental issues the world is facing, scientists warn.

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Long-term lessons of coronavirus outbreaks

Published
Tuesday 9th June, 2020
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Health
Science
Coronavirus

Patients recovering from COVID-19 could suffer significant long-term effects, according to research into the experiences of people hospitalised by previous coronavirus outbreaks.

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Leeds academics to investigate Covid-19 crimes

Published
Tuesday 9th June, 2020
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Society & Politics
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Coronavirus

The impact of Covid-19 on crime in England will be interrogated by Leeds academics, thanks to a £666,000 grant.

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