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SARS-CoV-2 detection using a nanobody-functionalized voltammetric device

This article was originally published here Commun Med (London). 2022 May 23; 2:56. doi: 10.1038 / s43856-022-00113-8. eCollection 2022. ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: An ongoing need during the COVID-19 pandemic has been the requirement for accurate and efficient point-of-care testing platforms to distinguish infected from non-infected people, and to differentiate SARS-CoV-2 infections from other viruses. Electrochemical platforms …

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Caledonia PD unable to confirm reports of geese being pepper-sprayed; ‘explosive device’ at Cliffside Park | Crime and Courts

CALEDONIA – In its weekly blotter, the Caledonia Police Department reported that it was unable to confirm May 18 reports of geese being pepper-sprayed or a drunk man’s claim that “there was an explosive device in his vehicle or his camper at Cliffside Park.” 9:50 am, May 18, Deer Creek subdivision: “An anonymous caller stated …

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Police asking for assistance in pursuit, manhunt investigation

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) – Officers from several police departments involved in Thursday’s pursuit, shootout and manhunt are asking for assistance with an ongoing investigation. The incident covered multiple jurisdictions across many miles of city streets and public highway, all of which are part of the greater crime scene, according to a release from the Bridgeport …

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Small Iowa convenience store disputes feds’ claim of food-assistance fraud

A small, eastern Iowa convenience store is going to court to fight allegations that suspicious transactions at the store are evidence of food-assistance fraud. Sam Foods, a 2,000-square foot store located in Davenport, was permanently barred in January from acting as a participating retailer in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP. That decision, made …

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The Play Store doubles down on cross-device app management with its latest tool

No more guessing if a game actually supports Android TV There’s nothing worse than finding a new app or game from the Play Store, only to find it’s not working properly with all of your devices. Google is rolling out a change to app listings that should make it easier to tell if it’s compatible …

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Highlands Ranch man sentenced to federal prison for defrauding pandemic funds

DENVER – A Highlands Ranch man was sentenced to nearly 3 ½ years in federal prison for fraudulently obtaining more than $ 800,000 through federal pandemic loans, grants, and unemployment claims that he spent on things like travel, jewelry and plastic surgery. Daniel Stonebarger, 50, agreed to a plea deal with the U.S. Attorney’s Office …

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Lauren Boebert Ripped For Inane Pro-Gun Take: ‘We Didn’t Ban Planes’ After 9/11

Extremist Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-Colo.) Argued on Fox News Thursday that gun control isn’t the answer to mass shootings because “when 9/11 happened, we didn’t ban planes.” “We secured the cockpit,” said Boebert, the lawmaker who posed for a Christmas photo with her three young children holding assault rifles last year. “I want our schools …

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Officials announce the opening of the Family Assistance Center for Uvalde residents affected by school shooting

UVALDE, Texas – Gov. Greg Abbott joined local and state officials on Friday to announce the opening of a Family Assistance Center that will provide information, support, and resources to residents directly affected by the Robb Elementary School shooting. The center will be open until from 9 am to 5 pm at the Uvalde County …

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Samsung Shoots Building-Size Photo with its 200MP Smartphone Camera

Samsung’s 200-megapixel smartphone sensor has not yet made its way into a consumer device but the company has already fled hyping what it can do by printing a massive 616 square meter (2,021 square feet) photo taken with it. The 200-megapixel Samsung ISOCELL HP1 was announced last September and is the industry’s first to reach …

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