What are viruses? How big are they and how do they infect us and cause disease? What are the characteristics of pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus? What has humanity's long battle with viruses taught us? We answer these questions as we look into the mechanism of infection, the characteristics of the new coronavirus and the history of infectious diseases. They provide us with a new perspective on the pandemic and the relationship between viruses and humanity.
Experts in virology, the history of medicine and COVID-19 treatment reveal their knowledge on the novel coronavirus
What has humanity learned from its battle with infectious diseases?
An Egyptian mummy bears the scars of an infectious disease