MGH Awards and Honors January 2020
- Press Release
- Sep | 8 | 2020
ICU patients on ventilators who had abnormally high factor V activity were at higher risk for blood clots, and when factor V was lower, the risk for death was increased.
- Aug | 25 | 2020
Phylogenetic analysis of SARS-CoV-2 in the Boston area highlights the role of recurrent importation and superspreading events.
SARS-CoV-2 has caused a severe, ongoing outbreak of COVID-19 in Massachusetts. To investigate the introduction, spread, and epidemiology of COVID-19 in the Boston area, we sequenced and analyzed 772 complete SARS-CoV-2 genomes from the region.
- Patient Education
- Aug | 20 | 2020
- Staff Story
- Aug | 6 | 2020
On March 6, a group of Mass General researchers began working round-the-clock to create a COVID-19 test. A mere week later, the test was being used on hospital patients, and Mass General would become one of the first academic medical centers to gain approval for a laboratory-developed COVID test.