What is CAM?- Cause, Prevention, and Treatment.

CAM is Covid associate mucormycosis. It is an angioinvasive fungal infection caused by filamentous fungi in the subphylum Mucormycotina. These fungi are also known as black fungus. These fungi have very low virulence and which affects immunocompromised individuals,severely hyperglycemic patients, severe burns, and other debilitating diseases as well as dialysis with the iron chelator deferoxamine.… Continue reading What is CAM?- Cause, Prevention, and Treatment.

Hepatitis -C Virus discoverers to be awarded – Nobel prize for medicine (2020)

The 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine jointly to Harvey J. Alter, Michael Houghton and Charles M. Rice for the discovery of the hepatitis-c virus (HCV). The discovery of HCV is a milestone in the fight against bloodborne hepatitis which was previously described as non-A, non-B hepatitis. This disease was a serious problem associated… Continue reading Hepatitis -C Virus discoverers to be awarded – Nobel prize for medicine (2020)