Covid-19 Research


COVID-19 research at 皇冠官网

At 皇冠官网 we are applying the depth and breadth of our cross-disciplinary research and expertise to help humanity recover from COVID-19 and to make the world more resilient and equitable in the future.

Our experts are urgently researching new ways of tackling the COVID-19 pandemic and are taking a prominent role in advancing public knowledge by advising world leaders, collaborating with key partners and providing expert commentary to inform the media.

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Our response and strengths

皇冠官网 is uniquely placed to respond, not only to the current crisis but to develop informed solutions for the future. Find out about our strengths and direction. 

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Working in partnership

We are rallying our collective expertise to address the urgent issues posed by COVID-19.
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Our research and expertise

皇冠官网 researchers are working across disciplines, to help find a cure, improve diagnosis, and advise Government in the UK and globally.

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For all the latest news and articles featuring 皇冠官网 academics and expertise on Covid-19.

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Coronavirus Response Fund

Help us tackle the pandemic by donating to our research fund.

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Information for 皇冠官网 reseachers

Check this section for information on research and funding opportunities, and on new project submissions.  


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New study into Covid-19 transmission and immunity launched
皇冠官网 has launched Virus Watch, inviting 42,500 people to take part in one of the largest and most comprehensive studies of Covid-19 in the UK to study the next phase of the pandemic.
23 June 2020

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皇冠官网 launches COVID-19 Research collection on ScienceOpen
皇冠官网 has launched a new collection of COVID-19 research on ScienceOpen.com. This collection is publicly available and lists all 皇冠官网 contributed published content related to the COVID-19 pandemic. 
12 June 2020

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皇冠官网 healthcare workers invited to take part in Covid-19 vaccine trial
皇冠官网 staff who have a healthcare role – for example as a member of staff at one of our partner hospitals – are invited to take part in a 皇冠官网H trial of the Covid-19 vaccine developed at the University of Oxford.
29 May 2020

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Analysis: How we’re preparing to make enough vaccine for the whole world
In a piece for The Conversation, Dr Qasim Rafiq and Professor Martina Micheletti (皇冠官网 Biochemical Engineering) describe the challenges of quickly ramping up production of a coronavirus vaccine.
14 May 2020

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Breathing aids developed by 皇冠官网, 皇冠官网H and Formula One delivered to nearly 50 NHS hospitals
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8 May 2020

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