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August 26, 2020 - 9:57am

Investigators at SMHS received a $1.2 million grant from Wellcome Trust to produce a controlled human hookworm infection model and establish a hookworm vaccine challenge model for two of the most advanced hookworm vaccine candidate antigens in...

August 25, 2020 - 12:57pm

Timothy Harlan, MD, co-authored an article in The British Journal arguing for increased of "food is medicine" interventions in the health care system.

August 13, 2020 - 2:58pm

Alberto Bosque, PhD, MBA, assistant professor of microbiology, immunology, and tropical medicine, and his research team published in PLOS Pathogens finding a multiple sclerosis drug may be used to block HIV infection and reduce the latent...

August 5, 2020 - 3:34pm

Juan Reyes, MD, and Shant Ayanian, MD, both assistant professors of medicine, published research in the journal Future Medicine, finding five biomarkers associated with higher odds of clinical deterioration and death in COVID-19 patients. 

August 5, 2020 - 12:15pm

 Alejandro Villagra, PhD, assistant professor of biochemistry and molecular medicine, and his research team published a new study in Cancer Research, finding the genetic modifier HDAC6 controls tumor growth and halts metastasis in triple-negative...

August 4, 2020 - 1:54pm

Two PhD students at SMHS recently earned predoctoral fellowship awards from the National Institutes of Health.

David Diemert, MD, professor of medicine at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, and Manya Magnus, PhD, MPH, professor of epidemiology at Milken Institute School of Public Health at GW
July 27, 2020 - 10:32am

The George Washington University will participate in a clinical trial for an investigational COVID-19 vaccine.

July 21, 2020 - 10:07am

A recent review published by GW researchers suggests that nitric oxide has promise as a therapeutic to control the replication and rapid spread of SARS-CoV-2.

July 16, 2020 - 9:49am

Rebecca Lynch, PhD, was awarded $3.6 million to investigate HIV-1 resistance to antibody treatments.

June 30, 2020 - 2:23pm

A recent survey published in AJOB Empirical Bioethics suggests that a physician's behavior on social media may have an impact on patient trust.