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Study is the first to demonstrate cross-protective immunity by vaccines.
Listen to the Breakthroughs podcast to hear about work we're doing in the lab that could lead to better vaccines and treatments for coronaviruses.
A "universal" shot would protect against every branch of Covid’s viral family tree—even future ones. But getting there won’t be easy.
Breakthrough infections were better controlled in mice with new version of vaccine.
As the COVID-19 pandemic nears the two-year mark, Northwestern Medicine scientists continue to tackle every facet of the disease, from investigating coronavirus vaccines’ potential for providing immunity against similar coronaviruses to developing novel rapid antigen-based tests and examining disparities in COVID-19 case and mortality rates in Chicago.