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COVID-19 Research News Update for April 10: Plasma Trial Begins

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Plasma treatment trial begins

Greater Cincinnati Hospitals Collecting Convalescent Plasma for COVID-19 Treatment

Explore These New Findings

Nature: The COVID-19 vaccine development landscape

Archives de Pédiatrie: COVID-19 virus and children: What do we know?

JAMA Pediatrics: Screening and Severity of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Children in Madrid, Spain.

Annals of the American Thoracic Society: The Randomized Embedded Multifactorial Adaptive Platform for Community-acquired Pneumonia (REMAP-CAP) Study: Rationale and Design

Cell: Inhibition of SARS-CoV-2 infections in engineered human tissues using clinical-grade soluble human ACE2

MedRxiv: Exposure to air pollution and COVID-19 mortality in the United States

University Hospital of Zurich: RIsk Stratification in COVID-19 patients in the ICU (RISC-19-ICU)

Howard Hughes Medical Institute: Repurposing Existing Drugs Could Offer Faster Path to COVID-19 Treatment


NEW TO LIST: COVIDview: A Weekly Surveillance Summary of U.S. COVID-19 Activity from the CDC

COVID-19 projections assuming full social distancing through May 2020

Pandemic tracker from Worldometer

Pandemic tracking dashboard from Johns Hopkins University

Ohio Department of Health: COVID-19 dashboard

Guidance for care providers from Cincinnati Children’s

A frequently updated collection of pediatric COVID-19 papers can be found here