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May 20, 2022

Studies Reveal Key Clues about COVID-19 Immunity, Immune Recall

Press release on two new studies from Ragon associate member Duane Wesemann

May 17, 2022

$12 Million Grant Propels Research of Immune Systems of Pregnant Individuals

The team’s project, the Maternal ‘Omics to Maximize Immunity (MOMI) study, will map a “Pregnancy Immune Atlas”.

Basic and Applied Immunology April 27, 2022

New details behind the body’s response to tuberculosis could lead to a more effective vaccine

New research has identified helpful and unhelpful aspects of the immune response that determine whether the body can keep TB infections under control. The findings may be helpful for designing a more effective vaccine.

April 15, 2022

Running the Marathon of Life (with a little help from Mass General)

When world-record holding marathoner Susan Ragon hit a bump in the road, she looked to Massachusetts General Hospital. In turn, her generosity and tenacity has inspired others in the Mass General community to lace up and join “Team Susan.”

Clinical Research April 11, 2022

Safety and tolerability of AAV8 delivery of a broadly neutralizing antibody in adults living with HIV: a phase 1, dose-escalation trial

Treatment using adeno-associated viral vector is poised to move into larger, later-phase trials.

April 6, 2022

Ragon Institute Women Make a Difference: Galit Alter

Alter has been at the Ragon since its inception in 2009, and her groundbreaking work has discovered a host of important and previously unexpected functions of antibodies.

April 4, 2022

Ragon Institute Women Make a Difference: Kristen Massimine

Kristen Massimine, Executive Director of the Ragon Institute, leads a team that sets the stage for research.

March 30, 2022

Ragon Institute Women Make a Difference: Marina Boyarina

As the Administrative Director for Research, Marina Boyarina oversees grants and fuels the fire for discovery.

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