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Study identifies potential approach to treat severe respiratory distress in patients with COVID-19

June 5, 2020 — These findings should not be considered clinical advice but are being shared to assist the public health response to COVID-19

Microglia in the olfactory bulb have a nose for protecting the brain from infection

June 5, 2020 — Nervous system cells act as middlemen to stimulate immune system response.

Study ties stroke-related brain blood vessel abnormality to gut bacteria

June 3, 2020 — NIH funded study supports link between high levels of gram-negative bacteria and a stroke- seizure- and headache-inducing vascular malformation

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