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  • Jennifer Hadlock, Andrew Magis and Chengzhen Dai

    COVID-19 Outcome Disparities Across Racial/Ethnic Lines

    ISB researchers and their collaborators looked at the electronic health records of nearly 630,000 patients who were tested for SARS-CoV-2, and found stark disparities in COVID-19 outcomes — odds of infection, hospitalization, and in-hospital mortality — between White and non-White minority racial and ethnic groups.

  • The Aging Microbiome

    Gut Microbiome Implicated in Healthy Aging and Longevity

    The gut microbiome is an integral component of the body, but its importance in the human aging process is unclear. ISB researchers and their collaborators have identified distinct signatures in the gut microbiome that are associated with either healthy or unhealthy aging trajectories, which in turn predict survival in a population of older individuals.

  • Drs. Anthony Fauci, Lee Hood Talk COVID-19, Vaccines, Future of Research, More

    NIAID Director Dr. Anthony Fauci sat down for a conversation with ISB’s Dr. Lee Hood. The renowned scientists spoke about the importance of basic research, the extraordinary speed of COVID research, the efficacy of mRNA vaccines on COVID-19, lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic, and much more.