COVID-19

Blood centers across the nation are trying to get antibodies from coronavirus survivors to patients who want this experimental treatment. But it’s not easy....

In the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic, policymakers and citizens will increasingly turn to thought leaders in health and medicine for answers about how to equip our health systems to respond to medical challenges in a new era....

Joshua Wright is the community project coordinator for the Cancer Health Disparities Initiative at the UW Carbone Cancer Center. He's been at the forefront of helping Madison black men, in particular, learn about their health and identify risk factors and healthy habits. ...

UW Health Infectious Disease Specialist Dr. Sheryl Henderson talks about COVID-19....

Sandra Crouse Quinn spoke to Science Magazine about how studies of past epidemics like that of the H1N1 flu reveal risk factors to communities of color—and suggest solutions to be applied to the COVID-19 pandemic....

Medical researchers in Milwaukee and Madison are working to collect blood from people who have recovered from COVID-19. The goal is to use plasma rich in antibodies to treat hospitalized patients struggling to fight of the new coronavirus....

An international collaboration of virologists at the University of Wisconsin–Madison and the vaccine companies FluGen and Bharat Biotech has begun the development and testing of a unique vaccine against COVID-19 called CoroFlu....

Color, the California-based genetic testing company known for providing hereditary risk testing for cancer and cardiovascular conditions, said that it will soon begin providing COVID-19 testing....