Research Snapshot: Genetic Links to Resilience in PTSD Patients
Ricardo Battaglino, PhD, in the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, teamed up with fellow U colleagues to study the use of apilimod in treating COVID-19. Early results, using cell culture work, show that the drug is five times more effective than remdesivir.
Forum Kamdar, MD, FACC, in the Department of Medicine is one of 17 physician scientists in the U.S. to receive a $495,000 award from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation to expand on her research that hopes to improve therapy for those with Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
Mohamed Hassan, MD, FAASLD, a professor in the Department of Medicine, discusses his research on Hepatitis B virus—a type of viral hepatitis that disproportionately impacts the immigrant population in the Twin Cities.