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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.

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May 28

Stanford Medicine researchers have shown how exercise changes the body at a molecular level and have identified blood markers of fitness.

Patients head back to Stanford Medicine for nonemergency procedures and routine visits.

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.

Understanding chemo brain.

Talking about weight with your doctor can be difficult. Stanford Health Care Chief of Staff Megan Mahoney shares how she approaches this subject.