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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: COVID-19: Characterizing trained immune responses to COVID-19
Principal Investigator:

Jonathan P. Moorman

Location: Mountain Home, TN
Congressional District Code: 1
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: January 2021 - December 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $217,600
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


In late 2019, a novel human betacoronavirus emerged in Wuhan, China and subsequently led to pandemic spread. Designated Severe Acute Respiratory Virus 2 (SARS CoV-2), this virus has spawned a coronaviral infection (COVID-19) that has threatened world populations and overwhelmed healthcare systems globally. Host immune responses during COVID-19 clearly play a significant role in viral clearance as well as pulmonary progression, but these responses are yet to be characterized. Most notably, the in...

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