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She was put in jail for sharing first name, husband’s name with real convict. Court sets her free after a year

Chattogram’s Fifth Additional Metropolitan Sessions Acting Judge Shariful Alam Bhuiyan issued the release order of the woman, Hasina Begum, on Tuesday. Advocate Golam Maula Murad, Hasina’s lawyer, told bdnews24.com that she was released after suffering the penalties of another individual after going through a report from the police and the prison. Omar Fuad, the bench… Read More »

Japanese COVID-19 patient undergoes first living donor lung transplant

A Japanese woman has become the world’s first living lung transplant recipient as part of her recovery from severe COVID-19 illness. A team of 30 surgeons and medical staff assisted in the 11-hour operation, which took place at Kyoto University Hospital on Wednesday. The woman from Kansai, whose name was withheld in the announcement, Associated… Read More »

Novel coronavirus circulated undetected months before first COVID-19 cases in Wuhan, China

Using molecular dating tools and epidemiological simulations, researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, with colleagues at the University of Arizona and Illumina, Inc., estimate that the SARS-CoV-2 virus was likely circulating undetected for at most two months before the first human cases of COVID-19 were described in Wuhan, China in late-December… Read More »