This collection showcases journal articles, preprints, and other publications and presentations about the Coronavirus COVID-19 by faculty and researchers at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester, MA, USA.

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Publications from 2020

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Post myocardial infarction complications during the COVID-19 pandemic - A case series, Waqas Qureshi, Summer Aldrugh, Adedotun Ogunsua, Colleen Harrington, Wahaj Aman, Leora B. Balsam, Biswajit Kar, Gerard P. Aurigemma, Amartya Kundu, Nirmal Kaur, Craig Smith, Daniel Z. Fisher, Jeffrey J. Rade, and Nikolaos Kakouros

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Journal Club discussion of "Clinical course and risk factors for mortality of adult inpatients with COVID-19 in Wuhan, China: a retrospective cohort study", Sanjay Ram and Stuart M. Levitz

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Lifestyle Medicine in the COVID-19 Era, James M. Rippe

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COVID-19 Impact on Well-Being and Education in Radiology Residencies: A Survey of the Association of Program Directors in Radiology, Jessica B. Robbins, Eric England, Maitray D. Patel, Carolynn M. DeBenedectis, David S. Sarkany, Darel E. Heitkamp, James M. Milburn, Vivek Kalia, Kamran Ali, Glenn C. Gaviola, Christopher P. Ho, Ann K. Jay, Seng Ong, and Sheryl G. Jordan

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Impact of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) on the Practice of Clinical Radiology, Max P. Rosen, Alexander Norbash, Jonathan Kruskal, Carolyn C. Meltzer, Judy Yee, and James Thrall

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A paradox of social distancing for SARS-CoV-2: loneliness and heightened immunological risk, Liron Rozenkrantz, Michael H. Bernstein, and Christopher C. Hemond

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Analysis of Rapidly Emerging Variants in Structured Regions of the SARS-CoV-2 Genome, Sean P. Ryder

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Nano-Vesicle (Mis)Communication in Senescence-Related Pathologies, Sherin Saheera, Ajay Godwin Potnuri, and Prasanna Krishnamurthy

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COVID-19 related immune hemolysis and thrombocytopenia, Kamal Kant Sahu, Azra Borogovac, and Jan Cerny

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Managing patients with hematological malignancies during COVID-19 pandemic, Kamal Kant Sahu and Jan Cerny

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Facing COVID-19 in the Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Setting: A New Challenge for Transplantation Physicians, Kamal Kant Sahu, Vishal Jindal, Ahmad Daniyal Siddiqui, and Jan Cerny

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Convalescent Plasma Therapy: A Passive Therapy for An Aggressive COVID-19, Kamal Kant Sahu, Vishal Jindal, Ahmad Daniyal Siddiqui, Jan Cerny, and Jonathan M. Gerber

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"Because Every Drop Counts": Blood donation during the COVID-19 Pandemic, Kamal Kant Sahu, Manish Raturi, Ahmad Daniyal Siddiqui, and Jan Cerny

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COVID-19 pandemic and impact on hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, Kamal Kant Sahu, Ahmad Daniyal Siddiqui, and Jan Cerny

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Managing sickle cell patients with COVID-19 infection: the need to pool our collective experience, Kamal Kant Sahu, Ahmad Daniyal Siddiqui, and Jan Cerny

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Mesenchymal Stem Cells in COVID-19: A Journey from Bench to Bedside, Kamal Kant Sahu, Ahmad Daniyal Siddiqui, and Jan Cerny

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Challenges for Management of Immune Thrombocytopenia during COVID-19 Pandemic, Kamal Kant Sahu, Ahmad Daniyal Siddiqui, Nima Rezaei, and Jan Cerny

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ACEing COVID-19: A Role For Angiotensin Axis Inhibition in SARS-CoV-2 infection, Ravi Shah, Milka Koupenova-Zamor, and Venkatesh L. Murthy

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SARS-Coronavirus-2 nucleocapsid protein measured in blood using a Simoa ultra-sensitive immunoassay differentiates COVID-19 infection with high clinical sensitivity., Dandan Shan, Eicke Latz, and Andrew J. Ball

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Characteristics and Outcomes of Children With Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Infection Admitted to US and Canadian Pediatric Intensive Care Units, Lara S. Shekerdemian, Nabihah R. Mahmood, Katie K. Wolfe, Becky J. Riggs, Catherine E. Ross, Christine A. McKiernan, Sabrina M. Heidemann, Lawrence C. Kleinman, Anita I. Sen, Mark W. Hall, Margaret A. Priestley, John K. McGuire, Konstantinos Boukas, Matthew P. Sharron, Jeffrey P. Burns, and International COVID-19 PICU Collaborative

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Development of a Surgical Workforce Access Team (SWAT) in the Battle Against COVID-19, Parth D. Sheth, Jessica P. Simons, Devon I. Robichaud, Andrea L. Ciaranello, and Andres Schanzer

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Efficacy and Safety of Hydroxychloroquine and Chloroquine for COVID-19: A systematic review, Sonal Singh and Thomas J. Moore

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SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19: A genetic, epidemiological, and evolutionary perspective, Manuela Sironi, Seyed E. Hasnain, Tung Phan, Fabio Luciani, Marie-Anne Shaw, M. Anice Sallum, Marzieh Ezzaty Mirhashemi, Serge Morand, and Fernando Gonzalez-Candelas

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Sudden olfactory loss as an early marker of COVID-19: a nationwide Italian survey, Lucrezia Spadera, Alfonso Scarpa, and Raffaella Pizzolato

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Transitioning home: Tips for health care workers to keep their families safe, Kelly Sudnick

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Mild and Asymptomatic Covid-19 Infections: Implications for Maternal, Fetal and Reproductive Health, Bei Sun and John Yeh

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Mathematic Modeling of COVID-19 in the United States, Yuanji Tang and Shixia Wang

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Considerations for the outpatient practice in pediatric surgery during the novel SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic, Michael V. Tirabassi

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The care of patients with Duchenne, Becker and other muscular dystrophies in the COVID-19 pandemic, Aravindhan Veerapandiyan, Kathryn R. Wagner, Susan Apkon, Craig M. McDonald, Katherine D. Mathews, Julie A. Parsons, Brenda L. Wong, Katy Eichinger, Perry B. Shieh, Russell J. Butterfield, Vamshi K. Rao, Edward C. Smith, Crystal M. Proud, Anne M. Connolly, and Emma Ciafaloni

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Implementation of field hospital pharmacy services during the COVID-19 pandemic, Neil Wallis, Carmen Gust, Emily Porter, Neil Gilchrist, and Angel Amaral

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The Impact of COVID-19 on Cardiovascular Training Programs: Challenges, Responsibilities and Opportunities, Gaby Weissman, James A. Arrighi, Naomi F. Botkin, Julie B. Damp, Friederike K. Keating, Venu Menon, Lisa J. Rose-Jones, Harsimran S. Singh, Victor Soukoulis, and Andrew M. Kates

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HIV-1 did not contribute to the 2019-nCoV genome, Chuan Xiao, Xiaojun Li, Shuying Liu, Yongming Sang, Shou-Jiang Gao, and Feng Gao

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SARS-CoV-2 Spike protein variant D614G increases infectivity and retains sensitivity to antibodies that target the receptor binding domain., Leonid Yurkovetskiy, Thomas Nyalile, Yetao Wang, William E. Diehl, Ann Dauphin, Claudia Carbone, Kristen Veinotte, Shawn B. Egri, Pardis C. Sabeti, Christos Kyratsous, James B. Munro, Kuang Shen, and Jeremy Luban

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SARS-CoV-2 Receptor ACE2 Is an Interferon-Stimulated Gene in Human Airway Epithelial Cells and Is Detected in Specific Cell Subsets across Tissues, Carly G. K. Ziegler, Yuming Cao, Zhiru Guo, Jennifer P. Wang, Robert W. Finberg, Manuel Garber, Alex K. Shalek, Jose Ordovas-Montanes, and HCA Lung Biological Network