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Ebola virus can infect reproductive organs of humans

Ebola virus can infect reproductive organs of humans, according to a study conducted on macaques. Prior studies of survivors of the 2014-2016 Ebola outbreak in West Africa have revealed sexual transmission of Ebola virus, and that viral RNA (Ebola virus genetic material) can persist in semen following recovery. While little is known about viral persistence in female reproductive tissues, pregnant ... Read More »

Google Says Paid Out $550,000 to Android computer virus Researchers in 2016; will increase Payout

Google delivered Android to its Vulnerability Rewards software a 12 months ago. this system basically asks researchers and builders for filing bugs in its services and products, and in return Google will pay them in cash for applicable high high-quality reports. Google now says it paid as lots as $550,000 (kind of Rs. 36,896,464) to 82 researchers for submitting diverse ... Read More »

Antibody Therapy Found Promising Against MERS Virus: Study

The treatment – an antibody that blocks the MERS virus – was produced by cows that had been genetically modified to mimic certain aspects of the human immune system. New York:  A new treatment for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) has been found to protect mice from infection, according to a study. MERS, a disease that can cause severe respiratory ... Read More »