COVID-19 UPDATES • 4/7/2021
Researchers from the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences have found evidence of the so-called California variants of COVID-19 — B.1.427 and B.1.429 — in virus samples of Western New Yorkers who tested positive in January by using genetic sequencing to decode the genes of SARS-CoV-2 and better understand how it is evolving.
Ruogang Zhao, PhD, associate professor of biomedical engineering, is at the forefront of a technological development that significantly speeds up the production of 3D-printed human tissue and organs.
Medical students in the University at Buffalo’s Class of 2021 learned where they will train in residency at Match Day, which is a rite of passage for prospective physicians.
New models developed by University at Buffalo data scientists show that Western New York is already benefiting from COVID-19 vaccinations.
Fourth-year medical student Karole Collier has created an apparel company that celebrates activism in medicine.
Joseph Terrell Smith Jr., PhD Postdoctoral fellow in microbiology and immunology
Doctoral candidate in biochemistry
Jessica Block, MD Orthopaedics resident
Moudi Hubeishy, MD ’19 Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
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