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The goal of this Biotechnology and Biopharma community is to share knowledge and create engagement in the Biotechnology and Biopharma industry on an international level. Members of the community enjoy a wide variety of relevant information, which includes the and from the Biotechnology and Biopharma industry.
Connecting the dots that link diabetes and infection severity
Protecting and treating those at high risk of severe infections is a paramount public health concern underscored by the COVID-19 pandemic. Although vulnerability to infection may seem like a unidirectional dilemma for certain preexisting conditions, when it comes to metabolic disorders such as diabetes, the relationship to severe COVID-19 infection is a two-way street.Read more
New mechanism for sodium salt detoxification in plants
A high content of sodium-containing salts in the soil is a problem for many plants: as a result, they grow less well, or not at all. Soil salinisation is seen as one of the greatest threats to being able to feed the world’s population because it makes soils increasingly infertile, especially in dry regions.Read more