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COVID-19 Science

The following websites and publications contain information about COVID-19 written from a scientific perspective:

NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF HEALTH

NATURE RESEARCH JOURNAL

NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE

FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION

JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY & MEDICINE

COVID-19 Science, Local Health News, Newsroom NIH clinical trial of investigational vaccine for COVID-19 begins

NIH clinical trial of investigational vaccine for COVID-19 begins

A Phase 1 clinical trial evaluating an investigational vaccine designed to protect against coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has begun at Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute (KPWHRI) in Seattle. The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health, is funding the trial. KPWHRI is part of NIAID’s Infectious […]

3/20/20 at 2:32 pm     491     National Institute of Health
COVID-19 Science, Local Health News, Newsroom New coronavirus stable for hours on surfaces

New coronavirus stable for hours on surfaces

The virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is stable for several hours to days in aerosols and on surfaces, according to a new study from National Institutes of Health, CDC, UCLA and Princeton University scientists in The New England Journal of Medicine.

3/20/20 at 2:08 pm     628     National Institute of Health
COVID-19 Science COVID-19 Coronavirus Epidemic has a Natural Origin

COVID-19 Coronavirus Epidemic has a Natural Origin

An analysis of public genome sequence data from SARS-CoV-2 and related viruses found no evidence that the virus was made in a laboratory or otherwise engineered.

3/20/20 at 1:47 pm     657     Sciencedaily.com
COVID-19 Science New analysis breaks down age-group risk for coronavirus — and shows millennials are not invincible

New analysis breaks down age-group risk for coronavirus — and shows millennials are not invincible

New data show that up to one-fifth of infected people ages 20-44 have been hospitalized, including 2%-4% who required treatment in an intensive care unit.

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