• $2 million NCI SeroNet grant aims to increase diversity in COVID-19 immunology research

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    A new, $2 million grant from the NCI Serological Sciences Network for COVID-19 is aimed at enhancing representation of Black and Hispanic people in SARS-CoV-2 immunology research through the use of storytelling-an approach in which community members become "video stars" and provide honest messages about the importance of being represented in COVID-19 research studies.
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  • Hispanic Women More Prone to COVID in Pregnancy

    Hispanic Women More Prone to COVID in Pregnancy

    1 month ago - By Web MD

    The researchers collected data on more than 900 Hispanic, Black, Asian and white patients. Among Hispanic women, nearly 11% tested positive for COVID-19, compared with 5.5% of non-Hispanic patients, the findings showed.
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