NYmag narrates a bit on how the Barouch lab contributed to the development of the JNJ single dose COVID vaccine. Read Article
The Barouch lab wins’ the 2021 STAT Madness Editors’ Pick for their pivot to develop a single-dose COVID-19 Vaccine. Read Article
Manaus and cities like it will continue to generate dangerous viral variants if vaccination campaigns are not expanded to broadly reach all nations, rich or poor. Read Article
It’s not clear how easily vaccinated people may spread the virus, but the answer to that question is coming soon. Until then, scientists urge caution. Read Article
The pharmaceutical giant Merck will help manufacture the newly authorized single-shot COVID-19 vaccine of its rival Johnson & Johnson. Read Article
If Pfizer and Moderna threw the first big punches, if all goes well, Johnson & Johnson may be the blow that COVID never saw coming. NBC News Correspondent Ellison Barber, NBC News Reporter Vaughn Hillyard, and lead researcher for the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, Dr. Dan Barouch join Katy Tur to discuss. See Article
Researchers in gene-based technology produced a class of vaccines they believe can protect against all manner of outbreaks in the years to come. Read Article
This is the third COVID-19 vaccine authorized by the FDA and the first one that requires just one dose. Read Article
Governor Charlie Baker, Lt. Governor Karyn Polito and U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar joined Dr. Barouch for an important discussion about our COVID-19 vaccine response. For more about their BIDMC visit, click here.
The Boston Red Sox honored Dr.Stephenson on June 7th,2019 as a Medical All-Star for her work in the HIV research field.
We were honored to have Dr. Robert Siliciano, MD, PhD. join us for our annual visiting professor this year.
Members of CVVR joined Team BIDMC for the 2019 Boston Pride Parade.
Members of the CVVR joined TEAM BIDMC for the 2019 Aids Walk, which is the largest HIV/AIDS awareness event in New England.
“The annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) brings together top basic, translational, and clinical researchers from around the world to share the latest studies, important developments, and best research methods in the ongoing battle against HIV/AIDS and related infectious diseases. CROI 2019 will be held from March 4 to March 7, 2019, at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle, Washington.”
2018 Reeve’s Annual Winter Employee Event
We were honored to have COL. Nelson Michael join us this year as our 2018 visiting professor.
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