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Describing the Infection/Illness Mechanisms for Influenza and COVID-19

Research Question:
What are the infection/illness mechanisms for both influenza and SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19)?

Basic Study Information

Purpose:
This study will obtain timed samples of blood and nasal secretions from adults, children, and the elderly with influenza-like illness. It will look to characterize the pathogenesis (mechanisms of infection/illness) and the responses that occur within the immune system - for both COVID-19 and influenza.

Study Reference #: 0679

Lead Researcher (Principal Investigator)

Lead Researcher:  Angela Branche

Study Contact Information

Study Coordinator: Doreen Francis
Phone: (585) 273-3990
Email: vaccine_research_unit@urmc.rochester.edu

Additional Study Details

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