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COVID-19 and diabetes:
Important facts about the risks
April 1, 2020 | by Jenny Peters
People with diabetes — type 1 or type 2 — are more susceptible to catching COVID-19 than others, and have poorer outcomes if they do. City of Hope's Fouad Kandeel, M.D., Ph.D., chair of the Department of Clinical Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism, explains why.
COVID-19 | Patient Care | Diabetes
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COVID-19: How seniors can cope; how the young can help
March 31, 2020 | by Abe Rosenberg
People may need physical distance during the coronavirus crisis, but maintaining social connections is essential — especially for seniors, says William Dale, M.D., Ph.D., director of City of Hope’s Center for Cancer and Aging.
Community | Patient Care | COVID-19
Vaccine Research
City of Hope researchers developing COVID-19 vaccine
March 24, 2020 | by Letisia Marquez
City of Hope scientists are working around the clock on preclinical development of a vaccine for the novel coronavirus. Because cancer patients are immunocompromised, the institution has vast expertise in harnessing the immune system to fight viral infections.
COVID-19 | Research
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New dreams after a dire diagnosis
March 12, 2020 | by Michael Easterling
A shocking diagnosis of Stage 4 metastatic lung cancer turned Jeff Carpenter's world upside down. A dedicated team of City of Hope physicians turned it right side up.
Patient Care
Covid 19 Coronavirus | City of Hope
COVID-19: Advice for cancer patients, survivors and caregivers
March 10, 2020 | by Samantha Bonar
As the number of people being infected with COVID-19 increases across the U.S., cancer patients are concerned about how this virus might affect them. Sanjeet Dadwal, M.D., chief of City of Hope’s Division of Infectious Diseases, offers insight and advice.
Patient Care | COVID-19
Teachers Study City of Hope | City of Hope
Innovative platform opens trove
of data to more researchers
March 9, 2020 | by Zen Vuong
The secure data commons for the California Teachers Study can serve as a model for other current, and future, observational studies through adoption of this framework, helping biomedical researchers store, share, analyze and use data in new and more efficient ways.