Coronavirus mutations and vaccines – worse than murder hornets I am skeptical of the wild claims about getting a COVID-19 vaccine in 12-18 months, and now there is powerful research about coronavirus mutations that makes me very concerned about getting an effective vaccine. And you thought murder hornets were bad? These coronavirus mutations could mean a disaster for current vaccine research – if we’re developing vaccines for a previous strain of COVID-19, rather than more current (and apparently, more virulent) coronavirus vaccines.
Approche hiérarchique d’extraction des compétences dans des CVs en format PDF - Archive ouverte HAL Abstract : The aim of this work is to use a hybrid approach to extract CVs' competences. The extraction approach for competences is made of two phases: a segmentation into sections phase within which the terms representing the competences are extracted from a CV; and a prediction phase that consists from the features previously extracted, to foretell a set of competences that would have been deduced and that would not have been necessary to mention in the resume of that expert. The main contributions of the work are two folds : the use of the approach of the hierarchical clustering of a résume in section before extracting the competences; the use of the multi-label learning model based on SVMs so as to foretell among a set of skills, those that we deduce during the reading of a CV.
3/11/20: Chart of the 1918 Spanish flu shows why social distancing works In 1918, the city of Philadelphia threw a parade that killed thousands of people. Ignoring warnings of influenza among soldiers preparing for World War I, the march to support the war effort drew 200,000 people who crammed together to watch the procession. Three days later, every bed in Philadelphia’s 31 hospitals was filled with sick and dying patients, infected by the Spanish flu. By the end of the week, more than 4,500 were dead in an outbreak that would claim as many as 100 million people worldwide. The Risks - Know Them - Avoid Them It seems many people are breathing some relief, and I’m not sure why. An epidemic curve has a relatively predictable upslope and once the peak is reached, the back slope is also predictable. Assuming we have just crested in deaths at 70k, that would mean that if we stay locked down, we lose another 70,000 people over the next 6 weeks as we come off that peak. That's what's going to happen with a lockdown. As states reopen, and we give the virus more fuel, all bets are off. I understand the reasons for reopening the economy, but I've said before, if you don't solve the biology, the economy won't recover.
Revue Africaine de la Recherche en Informatique et Mathématiques Appliquées - #5802 - Approche hiérarchique d’extraction des compétences dans des CVs en format PDF arima:4964 - Revue Africaine de la Recherche en Informatique et Mathématiques Appliquées, October 3, 2019, Volume 32 - 2019 - 2020 Approche hiérarchique d’extraction des compétences dans des CVs en format PDF Authors: Flambeau Jiechieu Kameni, Florentin and Tsopze, Norbert The aim of this work is to use a hybrid approach to extract CVs' competences. The extraction approach for competences is made of two phases: a segmentation into sections phase within which the terms representing the competences are extracted from a CV; and a prediction phase that consists from the features previously extracted, to foretell a set of competences that would have been deduced and that would not have been necessary to mention in the resume of that expert. Volume: Volume 32 - 2019 - 2020
Covid-19 may cause brain complications in some, say doctors Brain complications, including stroke and psychosis, have been linked to Covid-19 in a study that raises concerns about the potentially extensive impact of the disease in some patients. The study is small and based on doctors’ observations, so cannot provide a clear overall picture about the rate of such complications. However, medical experts say the findings highlight the need to investigate the possible effects of Covid-19 in the brain and studies to explore potential treatments. “There have been growing reports of an association between Covid-19 infection and possible neurological or psychiatric complications, but until now these have typically been limited to studies of 10 patients or fewer,” said Benedict Michael, the lead author of the study, from the University of Liverpool. “Ours is the first nationwide study of neurological complications associated with Covid-19, but it is important to note that it is focused on cases that are severe enough to require hospitalisation.”
No, COVID-19 Is Not Like The Flu—And We Have To Stop Comparing Them I don’t know why everyone is freaking out. The flu kills tens of thousands of people each year, and no one is shutting down borders because of that. Sound familiar? It’s a common refrain from the past few weeks as the novel coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, made its way across borders from Wuhan, China. It’s something I (now shamefully) admit to saying, myself, when this all first started. Retraction: The role of NF-κB and miRNA in oral cancer and cancer stem cells with or without HPV16 infection Following the publication of this article , concerns were raised regarding the results presented in Figs 1, 4, 5, 6, and 7. Specifically, In Fig 1B, the FACS results presented for the Oral tumor biopsy (HPV+ve) Verapamil (-ve) appear more similar to the FACS results for the Oral tumor biopsy (HPV+ve) Verapamil (+ve) than would be expected from independent FACS samples. The authors have indicated that inadvertent errors have been made during the assembly of the figure panels, and that the raw underlying data to support the FACS results presented in Fig 1B are no longer available.
Survival of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) and Influenza Virus on Human Skin: Importance of Hand Hygiene in Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Skip to Main Content Advertisement Search Close