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Cancer to COVID-19

https://discoverysedge.mayo.edu/2021/06/22/cancer-to-covid-19/
Cancer to COVID-19 ... medicine who could pivot to focus on COVID-19 did. Scientists and physicians hauled ... trial for COVID-19 treatment in less than a year. Cancer to COVID-19 In CAR-T ... "Monoclonal Antibodies: Update on this COVID-19 Experimental Therapy." Literature ... one that linked a cytokine storm in COVID-19 patients with GM-CSF. Since they already

Do COVID-19 Pills Change the Medical Game Plan?

https://discoverysedge.mayo.edu/2021/12/01/do-covid-pills-change-the-medical-game-plan/
Do COVID-19 Pills Change the Medical Game Plan? ... COVID-19 pills may limit severe ... months, data on two pills to treat COVID-19 became public, and scientists say ... reduce hospitalizations and death from COVID-19. Both work to stop the SARS-CoV-2 ... SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, from copying itself, but these pills focus

COVID-19 “Live” Virus Research In a Specialized Lab

https://discoverysedge.mayo.edu/2020/07/30/covid-19-live-virus-research-in-a-specialized-lab/
COVID-19 “Live” Virus Research In a Specialized Lab ... challenges presented by COVID-19, it's important to look to the past. History shows that ... Ebihara and his lab are vital to Mayo's COVID-19 research efforts. From the lab to ... therapies. "The impact of COVID-19 is unprecedented." ... are witnessing during the current COVID-19 pandemic," says Dr. Ebihara. "We

Vaccines 101 – The Basics, and COVID-19

https://discoverysedge.mayo.edu/2020/10/02/vaccines-101-the-basics-and-covid-19/
Vaccines 101 – The Basics, and COVID-19 ... world waits for news on the many COVID-19 vaccines working their way through ... making connections from history to the COVID-19 pandemic in a presentation originally ... reveal whether a patient has had COVID-19, even if he or she was never diagnosed ... patients who have recovered from COVID-19. This plasma may contain antibodies

SARS-CoV-2 Mutations Explained

https://discoverysedge.mayo.edu/2021/02/19/sars-cov-2-mutations-explained/
A year after the first case of COVID-19 was reported in the U.S., more than ... the virus' genome through positive COVID-19 samples collected for surveillance ... information is if the current tests for COVID-19 pick up the mutated viruses and if ... distancing and hand-washing, and get a COVID-19 vaccine when it is offered to us, ... us safe." — Sara Tiner, February 19, 2021 Read more about Dr. Kennedy's

Vaccine Efforts Move Forward at Mayo Clinic

https://discoverysedge.mayo.edu/2021/03/04/vaccine-efforts-move-forward-at-mayo-clinic/
safely? COVID-19 and the power of amplification Current COVID-19 vaccines ... this analogy, one might say current COVID-19 vaccines are set to volume 1, and ... & Johnson, and the ChAdOx1 NCoV-19 from AstraZeneca. When spike proteins ... and to advance the development of a COVID-19 vaccine, Mayo Clinic Ventures has ... hopes the work will help bring the COVID-19 pandemic under control, it also lays

Monoclonal Antibodies: Update on this COVID-19 Experimental Therapy

https://discoverysedge.mayo.edu/2021/02/17/monoclonal-antibodies-update-on-this-covid-19-experimental-therapy/
Monoclonal Antibodies: Update on this COVID-19 Experimental Therapy ... experimental treatments for COVID-19 focus on two targets: the virus or the immune ... patients who are at risk of severe COVID-19 disease. These experimental drugs ... monoclonal antibody infusion to a COVID-19 positive person requires all the right ... intravenous (IV) infusion. New for COVID-19: Bamlanivimab and Etesevimab To

The Importance of Antibody Testing in Addressing COVID-19

https://discoverysedge.mayo.edu/2020/04/03/the-importance-of-antibody-testing-in-addressing-covid-19/
of Antibody Testing in Addressing COVID-19 ... learned so far in the course of the COVID-19 pandemic, it's the important role ... SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. These tests, known as polymerase ... parts of DNA.  In the case of COVID-19 testing, the viral RNA is translated ... reveal whether a patient has had COVID-19, even if they were never diagnosed