Stanford Medicine is closely monitoring the outbreak of novel coronavirus (COVID-19). A new page is dedicated to the latest information and developments about COVID-19.

Our scientists have launched dozens of research projects as part of the global response to COVID-19. Some aim to prevent, diagnose and treat the disease; others aim to understand how it spreads and how people’s immune systems respond to it.

A leader in the biomedical revolution, Stanford Medicine has a long tradition of leadership in pioneering research, creative teaching protocols and effective clinical therapies.

May 4

With extensive testing showing very low COVID-19 infection rates and with many safety measures in place, Stanford Health Care providers are now performing almost all medical procedures, including surgeries, diagnostic imaging and routine screenings.

Nusse was honored for a lifetime of work on the Wnt signaling pathway, which plays an important role in normal development and in cancer.

Stanford Medicine pathologists developed a test to show if an individual has, or has had, COVID-19. A New York Times video showcases this work.

Future doctors realize the power of empathy through early patient connections

Stanford Medicine researchers who participated in two separate clinical trials are encouraged by data indicating that remdesivir can treat COVID-19.