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The new website called Carolina Together provides updated information about the Roadmap for Fall of 2020, a phased plan for returning to campus in the safest and most responsible way possible.
The researchers are focusing on the lung-mucus barrier, the first line of defense against inhaled viruses.
The new UNC COVID-19 Research Accelerator Fund will provide immediate support to Carolina’s COVID-19 research teams.