COVID-19 research at the Department of Immunology

Physicians and scientists of the Department of Immunology actively participate in the world-wide fight against COVID-19. We work together with top international partners to identify genetic factors predisposing otherwise healthy humans to severe course of the disease (for example as part of the consortium, with biotech companies to map the development of immune response to the virus (e.g. as part of the initiative and received funding support as part of the Modern therapies program from the University Hospital in Motol for the project "Innate immune response to SARS-CoV-2 infection".

Created: 5. 5. 2020 / Modified: 5. 5. 2020 / Responsible person: RNDr. Jan Lašťovička, CSc.