COVID-19 Archives

Behind the scenes of developing a COVID-19 vaccination online scheduling system

April 12, 2021
It only took eight days for a technology team at Texas A&M Health to develop the Brazos County COVID-19 Vaccination Hub registration system

POV: Let’s slow the downward trajectory of life expectancy in the United States

April 8, 2021
Life expectancy has been slowly declining since 2010, with a one-year drop in 2020

Texas A&M taking part in new study to determine if vaccinated people can still spread COVID-19

April 1, 2021
Student volunteers from Texas A&M University will participate in a nationwide clinical trial to test if a COVID-19 vaccine prevents infection and transmission of the virus

COVID vaccines and infertility: Fact vs fiction

March 18, 2021
No evidence supports the claim that COVID-19 vaccines harm fertility or pregnancy

Texas A&M research uncovers first known COVID-19 UK variant in animals

March 17, 2021
The variant was detected in a dog and cat in Brazos County

POV: 5 strategies to prepare now for the next pandemic

March 9, 2021
Experts are already preparing for the next pandemic, because they're certain another dangerous new pathogen will emerge sooner or later

POV: States drop COVID-19 mask mandates but still expect people to mask up—will they?

March 8, 2021
The end of mask mandates and other restrictions in some states poses important questions about responsibility, safety and public health

Behind the pandemic, an epidemic worsens

March 5, 2021
While the world focuses on the coronavirus pandemic, the ongoing opioid epidemic in America has gotten worse

Texas A&M signs research deal with Matica Biotechnology Inc.

March 3, 2021
Cell and gene therapy manufacturer adds to Center for Innovation in Advanced Development and Manufacturing's array of bio tech partners