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APLU Member COVID-19 Research Initiatives

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The University of Texas at Austin
UT Austin Responds to COVID-19
Vaccine
Treatment
Projections
Testing
The University of Texas at Austin is committed to making an impact as we face the COVID-19 pandemic.
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University of Virginia
University of Virginia Researchers Respond to COVID-19
Vaccine
Treatment
Testing
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The University of Virginia is mobilizing its resources and researchers to find a test and a vaccine for COVID-19, treat the ill, track the COVID-19 globally, and analyze the crisis through the lens of history, politics, economics, business, law and more.
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University of Kentucky
University of Kentucky
UK Gets NSF Funding to Develop Face Mask that Can Deactivate COVID-19
Protective Equipment
UK engineering professor Dibakar Bhattacharyya announced he had the concept and the means to develop a medical face mask that would capture and deactivate COVID-19 on contact.
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University of Vermont
Vermont Team Invents Emergency Ventilator
Treatment
A team of scientists, engineers and doctors at the University of Vermont developed a new design—and built a working model—for a simple, inexpensive ventilator.
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UMBC
University of Maryland Baltimore County
UMBC researchers receive a Fast Grant to study antivirals’ effectiveness against COVID-19
Treatment
Katherine Seley-Radtke, professor of chemistry and biochemistry, has received a six-month Fast Grant to test antiviral compounds developed in her lab for effectiveness against COVID-19.
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University of Texas System
UT Institutions Make Impact in Fight Against COVID-19
Vaccine
Treatment
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Testing
All 14 UT institutions along with their faculty, researchers, health care providers, staff and students are meeting the challenges of COVID-19 with ingenuity, compassion and perseverance.
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University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota COVID-19 Research: Stories, Insights, Expertise
Treatment
Projections
Protective Equipment
Socioeconomic Research
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University of Saskatchewan
USask VIDO-InterVac awarded $23M for COVID-19 vaccine research
Vaccine
Treatment
The University of Saskatchewan’s (USask) Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization-International Vaccine Centre (VIDO-InterVac) has been awarded $23 million to fast-track efforts to develop a COVID-19 vaccine.
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UNC
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Coronavirus Drug Shows Promise at Carolina
Treatment
The nation’s coronavirus task force announced positive clinical trial results for remdesivir, a treatment that was tested in the labs at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
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University of Pittsburgh
COVID-19 Vaccine Candidate Shows Promise in First Peer-Reviewed Research
Vaccine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine scientists announced a potential vaccine against SARS-CoV-2, the new coronavirus causing the COVID-19 pandemic.
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University of Oregon
University of Oregon
UO Experts Respond to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)
Treatment
Projections
Testing
Socioeconomic Research
University of Oregon faculty are conducting research and offering advice, solutions, and expertise on the coronavirus—to understand its effect on us, our well-being, and society.
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University of Arizona
University of Arizona
Arizona Researchers Investigate COVID-19 Impacts
Treatment
Projections
Testing
Socioeconomic Research
Researchers at the University of Arizona are studying myriad aspects of COVID-19's impact--from impacting the brain to increasing testing capacity to its impact on the campus community.
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University of British Columbia
UBC rallying to support Canada’s response to COVID-19
Vaccine
Treatment
Testing
Socioeconomic Research
From students supporting frontline workers to researchers developing potential treatments and vaccines, here are just some of the ways the UBC community is doing its part to combat the global pandemic.
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University of Kansas
University of Kansas
University of Kansas Researchers Respond to COVID-19
Vaccine
Treatment
Projections
Socioeconomic Research
Students, faculty and staff across the University of Kansas are actively engaged in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic’s effect on the region and society.
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Washington State
Washington State University
WSU researchers look to head off COVID-19’s deadly pneumonia
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A discovery by a Washington State University researcher may hold the key to preventing the severe, deadly pneumonia seen with COVID-19.
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UW Madison
University of Wisconsin-Madison
UW–Madison Research Community Responds to COVID-19
Vaccine
Treatment
Projections
Testing
University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers respond to COVID-19 by studying the virus from different angles and disciplines.
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Rutgers University
Rutgers University
New Rutgers Saliva Test for Coronavirus Gets FDA Approval
Testing
The FDA granted emergency use authorization to Rutgers’ RUCDR Infinite Biologics and its collaborators for a new collection approach that utilizes saliva as the primary test biomaterial for the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus.
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Texas Tech University
Texas Tech University
Texas Tech Laboratory Was State's First to Offer Coronavirus Testing
Testing
Two decades ago, Texas Tech created The Institute of Environmental and Human Health. In the age of COVID-19, that investment is paying dividends.
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LSU
Louisiana State University
LSU Researchers Respond to COVID-19
Treatment
Testing
Protective Equipment
LSU brings the entirety of its broad research capabilities to bear on COVID-19—from basic research and innovation; industry engagement and collaboration with our communites; caring for the sick as well as planning for the future.
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Washington State
Washington State University
WSU laboratory begins limited testing for COVID‑19 virus
Testing
The Washington Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory (WADDL), on the Washington State University campus in Pullman, has begun limited testing of animal samples for the SARS-CoV-2 virus, the causative agent for COVID-19.
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Indiana University
Indiana University
Indiana University Responds to Coronavirus
Vaccine
Treatment
Testing
Socioeconomic Research
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues its global spread, researchers at Indiana University are working on myriad aspects of the response.
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Penn State
Penn State Funds High-Impact Coronavirus Research
Vaccine
Treatment
Projections
Penn State is looking to address key knowledge gaps with research focused on improving prevention, diagnostics, treatment, infection control practices, and public health policies.
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Rutgers University
Rutgers University
Rutgers Creates COVID-19 Center to Fight Pandemic
Vaccine
Treatment
Projections
Rutgers has created a new center to coordinate the university’s myriad research and public health and outreach efforts to combat COVID-19.
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