COVID-19

NIH RADx initiative advances new COVID-19 testing technologies

October 06, 2020

In collaboration with the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA), the National Institutes of Health (NIH) announced a third round of contract awards for scale-up and manufacturing of new COVID-19 testing technologies.

Mental health support is critical during pandemic

October 06, 2020

The very measures used to prevent the spread of COVID-19 increase the risk of depression and suicidal thoughts: economic stress, social isolation, decreased access to community, barriers to mental health treatment, and illness.

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September 25, 2020

Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine candidate enters phase 3 trial

September 24, 2020

The investigational vaccine produced positive interim results in the company’s 1/2a clinical study, which showed that the safety profile and immunogenicity after a single vaccination were supportive of further development.

Aleha Aziz, MD, MPH: The fellow on the frontlines of COVID-19

August 31, 2020

Senior Editor Angie DeRosa interviews Aleha Aziz, MD, an ob/gyn at Columbia University’s Irving Medical Center in New York. Dr. Aziz was one of many fellows involved with caring for patients during the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic in New York City earlier this year.