What Is the Spike Protein in COVID-19?

The SARS-CoV-2 spike protein plays a crucial role in COVID-19 infection. Learn about the spike protein and its importance as a therapeutic target in COVID-19 vaccines in this post by Nidhi Parekh of The Shared Microscope.

What Does Vaccine Efficacy Mean?

Learn about vaccine efficacy as an important indicator of COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial success in this post by Fancy Comma, LLC’s Sheeva Azma and Nidhi Parekh of The Shared Microscope.

Johnson and Johnson’s COVID-19 Vaccine: How Does It Work?

Learn about the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine developed by J&J subsidiary Janssen in this post by Nidhi Parekh of The Shared Microscope.

Pfizer and BioNTech’s mRNA Vaccine for COVID-19: How Does It Work?

In this post, Nidhi Parekh of The Shared Microscope discusses the vaccine in development by Pfizer and BioNTech — an mRNA-based vaccine that is considered a “dark horse” in the COVID-19 vaccine race.

Latest Research Suggests COVID-19 Affects the Brain, Raises Even More Questions

Scientists have identified some of COVID-19’s harmful effects on the brain. In this post, Sheeva Azma of Fancy Comma, LLC and Nidhi Parekh of The Shared Microscope unpack the latest research on COVID-19’s neurological effects.

How Does Functional Neuroimaging Work?

Fancy Comma, LLC’s Sheeva Azma discusses everything you need to know about noninvasive functional brain imaging such as functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI), electroencephalography (EEG), and magnetoencephalography (MEG).