A study led by the Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI) in partnership with Vanderbilt University found no differences in relief of mild-to-moderate COVID-19 symptoms between participants taking ivermectin and participants taking a placebo.
Americans heading to the beach, backyard barbecues or long family road trips this summer might consider packing masks, test kits and a little common sense along with their swim trunks and sunscreen.
As health experts brace for a potential COVID-19 surge this fall and winter, Dr. Carol Epling shares insights on how to stay safe.
Hamster study found that a COVID vaccine designed to be taken as a pill results in neutralization of the SARS-CoV-2 virus in mucosal tissues
Duke researchers have shown that SARS-CoV-2 can infect kidney cells via multiple binding sites and use the cell’s machinery to replicate, causing injury and kidney disease. The discovery helps explain why acute kidney injury is one of the main complications observed in patients with severe COVID.
Duke in DC and Duke Health Government Relations convened a group of Duke experts to brief federal policymakers on the importance of federal investment in research, the impacts from their work, and additional recommendations to bolster our nation’s public health, medical preparedness, and response systems
Researchers at the Duke Human Vaccine Institute have demonstrated a successful way to deliver a potential HIV vaccine using mRNA technology, like that in the COVID-19 vaccines.
According to a study by the ABC Science Collaborative, school districts that required masking saw lower rates of COVID-19 transmission within schools last fall compared to those with optional masking policies.
Two Duke pulmonologists speak with the media about symptoms, treatments and what remains unknown about long COVID.
Unvaccinated students had eight times the incidence of COVID-19 infection compared to vaccinated students in a North Carolina independent school, according to a study by the ABC Science Collaborative appearing online Feb. 22 in the journal Pediatrics.