AI Tool Pairs Protein Pathways with Clinical Side Effects, Patient Comorbidities to Suggest Targeted Covid-19 Treatments
Georgia Tech and Emory researchers have designed a new AI-based “decision prioritization tool” that combines data on protein pathways with common Covid-19 side effects and known patient comorbidities. The tool offers…
Covid-19 Alters Gray Matter Volume in the Brain, New Study Finds
Covid-19 patients who receive oxygen therapy or experience fever show reduced gray matter volume in the frontal-temporal network of the brain, according to a new study led by researchers at Georgia State University…
Covid-19 Mask Study Finds Layering, Material Choice Matter
A study by Georgia Tech researchers finds that wearing a face mask can provide protection from Covid-19, but the type of material and how many fabric layers used can significantly affect exposure risk.
Reimagining Contact Tracing
Mathematicians and engineers from Georgia Tech and Carnegie Mellon discuss how network and game theories provide a different way to control the spread of infectious disease.
Today’s Assignment: Learning to Crack the Coronavirus Code
Genetic sequencing of portions of the coronavirus await some undergraduates in the School of Biological Sciences, who will use the samples to learn how serology tests are made, as well as other aspects of viral…