September 8, 2022

The liver, target organ for SARS-CoV-2 infection

CIC bioGUNE study reveals liver as a target organ for SARS-CoV-2 infection Steatosis increases vulnerability to SARS-CoV-2 infection Metformin, a treatment for hyperglycaemia in patients with type 2 diabetes, reduces the infection of human hepatocytes by the SARS-CoV-2 pseudovirus The study has been published in the international journal Communications Biology, published by Nature Publishing Group...
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New Batteries Europe Technical Secretariat, “one-stop shop” for battery research

CIC energiGUNE is participating in the creation of the new Batteries Europe Technical Secretariat, which aims to become the European “one-stop shop” for battery research The Basque centre will support the drafting of the main technical documents of Batteries Europe in the framework of the BEST project (Batteries Europe Secretariat), whose funding has been included...
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Polymers that are more environmentally friendly by design

The SURPASS project will establish the transition to safer, sustainable and recyclable polymeric materials for the construction, transport and packaging sectors Plastic waste is accumulating on the planet at an alarming rate, causing air, soil and water pollution due to toxic substances and greenhouse gas emissions. The SURPASS project aims to lead the transition towards...
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New zero-emission technology to accelerate hyperloop propulsion system

ITP Aero and Zeleros announce collaboration to accelerate hyperloop propulsion system ITP Aero will help develop a zero-emission propulsion system Hyperloop is a new means of ground transportation that travels at unprecedented speeds and zero direct emissions ITP Aero has partnered with Zeleros to support the development of a zero-emission propulsion system for hyperloop, a...
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