Research Deep Underway: Immune Response to COVID Virus Answers Can Lead to Better Treatment and Vaccines, Scientists Say

The John Hopkins University School of Medicine along with Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health have recently announced a new program central t

The John Hopkins University School of Medicine along with Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health have recently announced a new program central to study of immune response to SARS-CoV-s, the virus that causes COVID-19. Their goal is to improve tests used to detect the pathogen which would in turn give scientists better understanding on how the virus impacts the immune system. With more knowledge of the immune system’s reaction when introduced to the virus, scientists believe this will ultimately bolster knowledge necessary to develop more effective treatments and vaccines to fight the virus.

Read the Full Article at the Source: Covid-19 Story Tip: New Center Deeply Explores the Immunology of Covid-19

How many people are in intensive care (ICU) due to COVID-19 at a given time?


This chart shows the total number of patients in intensive care units (ICU) due to Coronavirus (COVID-19) on a given date. Note that this is distinct from the weekly new number of people admitted to ICU due to COVID-19. You find this metric in the next section.

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A quick reminders on what data is available for ICU admissions

Since no global database on hospitalizations and ICU admissions is available, we currently rely on hospitalization data published by the European CDC and the COVID Tracking Project. Unlike confirmed cases and deaths, hospitalization data is only available for a select number of European countries and the United States from these sources.

Max Roser, Hannah Ritchie, Esteban Ortiz-Ospina and Joe Hasell (2020) - "Coronavirus Pandemic (COVID-19)". Published online at OurWorldInData.org. Retrieved from: 'https://ourworldindata.org/coronavirus' [Online Resource]

This article was published on November 19, 2020 11:59 am

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