We have heard the words “coronavirus” and “covid-19″ so many times throughout this 2020 that it is possible to lose perspective of time.
In truth, not a year has passed since the first cases of a strange infectious disease were reported in Wuhan, China, and it has only been 6 months since the pandemic was declared.
” Although it may seem like an eternity, it is a very short time for major research developments, at least from a technical point of view,” Gorka Larrinaga and Begoña Sanz, professors at the Faculty of Medicine and Nursing of the University of the Basque Country, tell BBC Mundo , Spain.
And yet it is happening.
“The truth is that in the field of research it is assuming a great stimulus in different fields,” with “many cutting-edge and revolutionary changes , ” Miguel Pita, a doctor in genetics and cell biology,