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Matthew Woodruff

Matthew Woodruff

Matthew Woodruff is an instructor of Human Immunology, Emory University.

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Long COVID: Researchers zeroing in on self-targeted immune attacks that may lurk behind it

By: - September 1, 2022

For almost three years, scientists have raced to understand the immune responses in patients who develop severe COVID-19, with an enormous effort aimed at defining where healthy immunity ends and destructive immunity begins. In the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, much attention focused on reports of harmful inflammation and so-called cytokine storms – dangerous […]