Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| COVID-19: Elucidating the Role of the NasalEpithelium in SARS-CoV-2 Infection, Transmission, and Prevention|
Noam A. Cohen
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| January 2021 -
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ABSTRACT Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, the causative agent of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has led to a pandemic with a mortality of approximately 3.5% and a wide range of morbidity outcomes negatively impacted by pre-existing conditions. Given the prevalence of pre-existing comorbid conditions in Veterans, it is imperative to understand the mechanisms of how SARS-CoV-2 invades and replicates within the barrier defense cells of the nose, which is the primary p...
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