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Thursday, April 30, 2020

Bay Area team effort to study COVID-19

Yvonne Maldonado

Yvonne Maldonado is one of the lead investigators on a Stanford, UCSF and Chan Zuckerberg Biohub study of the prevalence of COVID-19 in the San Francisco Bay Area. Two nine-month collaborative studies are funded by the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative. Read more.

University affairs

Meeting gives COVID-19 updates 

A virtual conversation with Medical School Dean Lloyd Minor, Provost Persis Drell and President Marc Tessier-Lavigne provided the campus COVID-19 updates.

Matthew Tiews, Lloyd Minor and Marc Tessier-Lavigne on Zoom

science & technology

Rapid field testing

Engineers are developing a portable field testing device that could be used to quickly test for active infections of COVID-19 and other diseases.

Rapid testing kit

science & technology

Enhancing cell therapy

Stanford chemists are developing new synthetic forms of a rare marine molecule that show promise for treating cancer and eradicating HIV.

Paul Wender lab members

The Dish

The SCHOOL OF HUMANITIES AND SCIENCES highlights students such as Lina Wang who are studying the arts and humanities.

Lina Wang

Cycling resources FSH Rentals


  • Help Center: Faculty and staff are reminded that the Faculty Staff Help Center is operating remotely and is continuing to offer a range of services via secure Zoom connection. Learn more.
  • RISE website: Learn more about the solutions-oriented research and other work related to COVID-19 underway at Stanford on the RISE website, which stands for "Respond. Innovate. Scale. Empower." Visit the site.

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