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Weekly Webinar Series: Combatting COVID-19

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Combatting COVID-19: How Cambridge is tackling a global pandemic

Across Cambridge University, there is a huge wealth of knowledge and expertise feeding into the nationwide response to the spread of COVID-19.

This weekly webinar series presents the impressive diversity of activities being carried out by Cambridge researchers, the passion and the enthusiasm which this work is being delivered and, how collectively, Cambridge University is tackling the many challenges created by the global health crisis of our time. 

 

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Dr Frances Hall

Dr Frances Hall

A TACTICal Therapeutic Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

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Professor Sir David Spiegelhalter

What are the risks of COVID? And what is meant by ‘the risks of COVID’

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Dr Estée Török

Chance favours the prepared mind: challenges and opportunities of conducting research during the COVID-19 pandemic

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Dr Olivier Restif

Dr Claudia Schneider

Dr Olivier Restif

Bats in the limelight: where do pandemics come from and what can we do about it?

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Dr Claudia Schneider

COVID-19 risk perceptions, reactions, and psychological underpinnings around the world

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Professor Anthony Davenport

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Professor Anthony Davenport

Localization and function of ACE2 in humans, a key protein for SARS-CoV-2 entry into cells

Professor Andrew Woods and Professor Alan Short

Designing ventilation for reduced aerosol dispersal in field hospitals (with applications for the Covid-19 Crisis)

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Dr Stephen Baker                       Waradon Sungnak

Professor Stephen Baker

Establishing a COVID diagnostics facility in an academic research laboratory

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Waradon Sungnak

Single-Cell Transcriptomics Analysis of SARS-CoV-2 Entry Factors

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