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Our scientists have launched dozens of research projects as part of the global response to COVID-19. Some aim to prevent, diagnose and treat the disease; others aim to understand how it spreads and how people’s immune systems respond to it.

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May 28

Stanford Medicine researchers have shown how exercise changes the body at a molecular level and have identified blood markers of fitness.

Patients head back to Stanford Medicine for nonemergency procedures and routine visits.

Stanford Medicine pathologists developed a test to show if an individual has, or has had, COVID-19. A New York Times video showcases this work.

Understanding chemo brain.

Stanford Medicine researchers who participated in two separate clinical trials are encouraged by data indicating that remdesivir can treat COVID-19.