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COVID-19 Research Update From Lawson Institute

Pulmonary surfactant potential treatment for COVID-19-induced respiratory failure Researchers hope to improve COVID-19 outcomes by trialing use of bovine lipid extract surfactant suspension (BLES) LONDON, ON – Researchers at Lawson Health Research Institute (Lawson) have launched a new study to investigate the use of bovine lipid extract surfactant suspension (BLES) for treating severe cases of […]

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Party-Goers Spread Coronavirus, Health Unit Issues Warning

Health Unit Warns Not to Gather in Groups Greater Than 10 Following Outbreak Among Party-Goers From Middlesex-London Health Unit: The Middlesex-London Health Unit announced three new cases of COVID-19 today, bringing the local number of those infected to 625. Among the new cases reported today are two people associated with attending gatherings of more than […]

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Lawson Researchers First To Profile Immune Response To COVID-19

Study is first to identify potential therapeutic targets for COVID-19 Researchers profile the body’s immune response in critically ill patients LONDON, ONTARIO – A team from Lawson Health Research Institute and Western University are the first in the world to profile the body’s immune response to COVID-19. By studying blood samples from critically ill patients […]

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