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April 27, 2020
Could a New Ultraviolet Technology Fight the Spread of Coronavirus?
Columbia researcher David Brenner believes far-UVC light - safe for humans, but lethal for viruses - could be a 'game changer'.

April 23, 2020
FDA Approves Studies of Plasma Therapy for COVID-19
Blood plasma from COVID-19 survivors could be used to protect high-risk individuals and healthcare workers, and to treat critically ill patients.

March 27, 2020
Contagion Team Reunites to Create Coronavirus PSAs
Produced by Contagion director Steven Soderbergh, screenwriter Scott Z. Burns, and scientific advisor Ian Lipkin, several of the film's stars have reunited to produce a series of evidence-based COVID-19 PSAs.

March 26, 2020
Columbia Public Health Responds to the COVID-19 Pandemic
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health has been working on multiple fronts to respond to the spread of the virus.


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