Deadly viruses are no match for plain, old soap — here’s the science behind it
HEALTH
March 14, 20208 min read1540 words
Published: March 14, 2020  |  8 min read1540 words
Why does soap work so well on the new coronavirus and, indeed, most viruses? Because it is a self-assembled nanoparticle in which the weakest link is the lipid (fatty) bilayer.That sounds scientific. Let me explain.Soap dissolves the fat membrane, and the virus falls apart like a...
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