Lorna Jane landed in hot water this week after promoting a new line of its activewear as "antiviral". They've pulled back, but are still claiming the line is antibacterial – and that's worrying too.
Kinases are cellular control switches. When they malfunction, they can cause cancer. The coronavirus hijacks these kinases to replicate, and cancer drugs that target them could fight COVID-19.
Scanning through billions of chemicals to find a few potential drugs for treating COVID-19 requires computers that harness together thousands of processors.
Getting rid of this scourge is nothing to be sneezed at.