Daily Archives: 22/08/2020

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Virologists identify potential COVID-19 treatments Scientists developing inhibitors of a critical viral enzyme called C3-like protease have engineered and studied compounds that inhibit this viral enzyme. C3-like protease is an enzyme that is essential for coronaviruses to replicate and crucial to their survival. Researchers tested the antiviral compounds’ effect on SARS-CoV-2 in cultured human airway cells and tested them in a mouse model for MERS. […]