Former President George W. Bush will release a book of 43 portraits of immigrants in conjunction with an exhibition on the value of American immigration at the George W. Bush Presidential Center that will feature the paintings.
Thread by @hmkyale: If you have time at 1ET today, I urge you to listen to @CMichaelGibson on The Democratization of Medicine: Open Access, Media, AI, Apps, and Empowering the Patient as the Future of Clinical Research. I have seen the...
Governor Baker said on Friday he was slowing the Massachusetts reopening process as coronavirus cases start to tick up across the state, admonishing those who have held large parties or gatherings at private homes or venues, and imploring people to...
Speaker: C. Michael Gibson, MS, MD Professor of Medicine Harvard Medical School President and CEO Baim and PERFUSE Research Institutes Topic: The Democratization of Medicine: Open Access, Social Media, AI, Apps, and Empowering the Patient as the...
Initial supplies of any successful coronavirus vaccines are now expected to fall short of what is needed, forcing drugmakers and U.S. officials to grapple with the thorny question of who should be first in line.
C. Michael Gibson MDInitial supplies of #COVID19 vaccines are now expected to fall short of what is needed even for high-priority groups like health-care workers, forcing drugmakers and U.S. officials to grapple with the thorny question of who should be first in line. WSJ
How much freedom should front-line clinicians have in treating Covid-19 patients with unproven drugs? The question opened up a civil war in some hospitals.
C. Michael Gibson MD@susandominus :
The Covid Drug Wars That Pitted Doctor vs. Doctor
In the absence of conclusive research for Covid-19 treatments, many doctors are having to rely on their experience to make judgment calls about medications.
Company working to ensure broad global access to COVID-19 vaccine candidate, following approval from regulators
C. Michael Gibson MDU.S. government agrees to pay J$J $1 Billion for for 100 million doses of Janssen’s #COVID19 vaccine, Ad26.COV2.S ($10 per shot), following approval or Emergency Use Authorization by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). PR
Hospitalized Covid-19 patients who received transfusions of blood plasma rich with antibodies from recovered patients reduced their mortality rate by about 50%, according to researchers running a large national study.
Lebanese rescue workers dug through the rubble looking for survivors of a powerful warehouse explosion that shook the capital Beirut, killing 78 people and injuring nearly 4,000 in a toll that officials expected to rise.
C. Michael Gibson MDToll expected to rise in blast that shook Beirut, killing 78 and injuring thousands - Reuters
The spike protein S of SARS coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) binds ACE2 on host cells to initiate entry, and soluble ACE2 is a therapeutic candidate that neutralizes infection by acting as a decoy. Using deep mutagenesis, mutations in ACE2 that increase S...