26 August 2020

Chemical found in insect repellent 'can kill coronavirus' – latest updates


The coronavirus pandemic has infected more than 24.2 million people and killed over 824,000. Here are updates for August 26:Scientists say Citriodiol, the active ingredient in repellents such as Mosi-guard, had anti-viral properties if mixed with the virus in the liquid phase and on a test surface.(Reuters Archive)Wednesday, August 26, 2020 Insect spray chemical can kill coronavirus – UK study A chemical used in insect repellent can kill the strain of coronavirus that causes Covid-19, according [...]