Marc and Jennifer Lipschultz Precision Immunology Institute

COVID-19

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The Precision Immunology Institute at the Icahn School of Medicine (PrIISM) is located within the Mount Sinai Health System in New York City, which has been disproportionately affected by COVID-19. Researchers at PrIISM are involved in COVID-19-related research efforts including studying the interactions of SARS-CoV-2 with the immune system, understanding the immunopathological effects of the virus, and developing novel treatment options and vaccine strategies against the virus.

Investigators with a major focus in COVID-19 include: Nina Bhardwaj, Brian Brown, Benjamin Chen, Judy H. Cho, Jean-Frédéric Colombel, Paolo Cravedi, Jeremiah Faith, Sacha Gnjatic, Ernesto Guccione, Dirk Homann, Ephraim Kenigsberg, Seunghee Kim-Schulze, Thomas Marron, Saurabh Mehandru, Miriam Merad, Irene Ramos-Lopez, Alexander M. Tsankov, Nicolas Vabret