Making a Difference

Accelerating Translational Research to Combat COVID-19

COVID’s onset created an urgent demand for clinical samples. In response, Ragon Institute Core Member Xu Yu and Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) Infectious Disease Faculty Member Jonathan Li developed a new COVID-19 clinical repository, paving the way for significant scientific progress against the pandemic.

Latest News

Basic and Applied Immunology August 17, 2022

Antibodies from primary humoral immune responses modulate naïve B cell recruitment during secondary responses

Antibodies elicited by a first vaccination in HIV and SARS-CoV mouse models shape the antibody response to later vaccination.

Global Infectious Diseases August 10, 2022

A Single Genetic Variant Affects Immune Response to an Experimental Flu Vaccine

The findings suggest some people may not have broadly neutralizing antibody responses to universal flu vaccines, but there is the potential to rescue immune response.

Ragon Life

Thank You, Clinical Team Members!

May 26 was a sad but exciting day for the Ragon as the Clinical Team said goodbye to four of its team members, who are moving on to their next stages of training.

PRISM Week 8 is a Wrap!

This marks the final week of this year's PRISM.

PRISM Science Club Launched

The PRISM Science Club provides opportunities for high school students from underrepresented communities in the Greater Boston area to learn about cutting-edge medical science and careers in STEM.