In these extraordinary times, our faculty are conducting research and offering advice, solutions, and expertise on the coronavirus—to understand its effect on us, our wellbeing, and society.
With the global spread of COVID-19, researchers from the UO's Biology and the Built Environment Center, along with collaborators in the university’s Institute for Health and the Built Environment in Portland, including director Kevin Van Den Wymelenberg, and the Genome Center of the University of California, Davis, have reviewed how their research applies to COVID-19 and two earlier coronavirus outbreaks: severe acute respiratory syndrome, or SARS, and the Middle East respiratory syndrome, or MERS.
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