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Confronting COVID-19

America’s leading research universities are at the forefront of the battle against COVID-19 and are working to protect us from other pandemics.

From assisting communities developing response strategies, to increasing testing capacity and researching possible vaccines, to treating people who have contracted the novel coronavirus, universities are working tirelessly to address the full impact of this pandemic.