News articles classified as COVID-19

Stanford Medicine magazine —

mRNA has entered the lexicon

Messenger RNA vaccines for all kinds of infectious diseases are in development as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute —

Unraveling the mysteries of brain fog

Michelle Monje discusses the persistent symptom that often plagues long-COVID patients in this episode of From Our Neurons to Yours.

Stanford Medicine —

New findings on COVID-19 vaccine

The mRNA vaccine is better than natural infection at revving up killer T cells to fight future infection, and better still if you get vaccinated before having had COVID-19.

Pandemic stress physically aged teens’ brains, a new study finds

The brains of adolescents who were assessed after the pandemic shutdowns ended appeared several years older than those of teens who were assessed before the pandemic. Until now, such accelerated changes in “brain age” have only been seen in children experiencing chronic adversity, such as neglect and family dysfunction.