COVID-19 Research News Update for May 12
Post Date: May 12, 2020 | Publish Date:
The Research Horizons science blog is sharing links to research-oriented news about the COVID-19 pandemic, especially information about how children are affected.
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FROM EXPERTS AT CINCINNATI CHILDREN’S
Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: Air pollution, racial disparities and COVID-19 mortality
Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: Eosinophil Responses During COVID-19 Infections and Coronavirus Vaccination
Stay tuned: This research and more information will be shared during National Eosinophilic Awareness Week, May 17-23.
Ongoing COVID-19 Conversations from Pediatric Grand Rounds
The first “COVID-19 Conversations” was held May 6 and can be found here: COVID-19 Conversations 19 – May 6. This, along with all COVID-19 on-line education, can be found at: COVID-19 Curriculum. New conversations will be posted each Thursday. Please submit your questions to: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PGRCOVID-19.
Clinical Trial News: Cincinati Children’s One of Four Sites in Pfizer Vaccine Study
The study arm at Cincinnati Children’s is led by Robert Frenck, MD, Director of the NIH-funded Vaccine and Treatment Evaluation Unit (VTEU) and Vaccine Research Center.
Explore these new findings:
Nature Medicine: Antibody responses to SARS-CoV-2 in patients with COVID-19
Pediatric Blood & Cancer: SARS-CoV-2 disease and children under treatment for cancer
Pediatric Dermatology: Chilblains-like lesions in children following suspected Covid-19 infection
Kaiser Family Foundation: Low-Income and Communities of Color at Higher Risk of Serious Illness if Infected with Coronavirus
HOW YOU CAN TRACK PEDIATRIC NEWS ABOUT COVID-19
Pandemic tracker from Worldometer
Ohio Department of Health: COVID-19 dashboard
A frequently updated collection of pediatric COVID-19 papers can be found here