Talk to the Veterans Crisis Line now
U.S. flag
An official website of the United States government

Office of Research & Development

print icon sign up for VA Research updates

Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I01BX005428-01
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):
$423,850
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
Go To NIH RePORTER


Excerpt:

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...



Questions about the R&D website? Email the Web Team.

Any health information on this website is strictly for informational purposes and is not intended as medical advice. It should not be used to diagnose or treat any condition.