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T-Cells from recovered COVID-19 patients show promise to protect vulnerable patients from infection


T-cells taken from the blood of people who recovered from a COVID-19 infection can be successfully multiplied in the lab and maintain the ability to effectively target proteins that are key to the virus’s function, according to a study published Oct. 26, 2020, in the journal Blood. Learn more about this study.

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Catherine Bollard

Catherine Bollard, M.D., M.B.Ch.B. Director, Center for Cancer & Immunology Research
Bosworth Chair for Cancer Biology
Director, Program for Cell Enhancement and Technologies for Immunotherapy (CETI)
Attending Physician, Division of Bone and Marrow Transplantation

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