Viral variants, in addition to host factors, contribute to disease severity, according to a recent study. In this article, infectious disease expert Frank Esper, MD, explains the study, and what the genomics of SARS-CoV-2 variants can tell us about lockdown and the next pandemic.
With the formation of the Global Center for Pathogen Research & Human Health, the largest research effort in Cleveland Clinic’s 100-year history, researchers are preparing for the next pandemic or healthcare crisis.
H1N1 pandemic and vaccination trends offer insights for handling of COVID-19.
Anticipating a swell of COVID-19 patients that might overwhelm area hospitals as the pandemic peaked in Northeast Ohio, Cleveland Clinic accomplished the daunting challenge of creating a 1,000-bed surge facility in a matter of weeks. Here’s how it was done.