As public health becomes increasingly digital, systems engineering will begin to fill this critical public health knowledge gap.
The Ellume COVID-19 Home Test is expected to cost US$30, is easy to use, and produces results within 20 minutes. But it still has its limitations.
Freeman Hrabowski and his wife Jackie volunteered to take part in a 25-month clinical trial of the COVID-19 vaccine invented by alumna Kizzmekia Corbett.
High test-positivity rates mean the current confirmed case numbers are undercounting total cases.
Kaitlyn Sadtler ’11 leads study to learn how many Americans have been exposed to SARS-CoV-2.
COVID-19 allowed this mother/daughter research pair to see how their areas of expertise overlapped.
The credit-card-sized test detects a specific viral protein. It costs US$5 and doesn’t require a lab or a machine for processing.
Historically, as people started working from home more regularly, women have been the ones left searching for space.
With screening tests, huge numbers of people could be tested regularly and contagious people would be identified before they could spread the virus.
Kizzmekia Corbett’s team was the first to demonstrate a vaccine that successfully stopped viral replication in both the lungs and nose.