Coronavirus Information

  • social distancing concept Featured Article April 07, 2020

    Social distancing in the time of COVID-19

    This series of web articles is about the COVID-19 pandemic but specifically addresses the concept of social distancing, both in theory and in practice.

  • covid-19 research coronavirus pandemic Search Magazine March 25, 2020

    Expediting COVID-19 research

    The Jackson Laboratory is delivering a unique transgenic mouse model to the world's research community.

  • coronavirus mouse model Research Highlight February 24, 2020

    hACE2 transgenic mouse model for coronavirus (COVID-19) research

    Commonly used wild-type mouse strains are not optimal for studying infections of the newly discovered coronavirus. Fortunately, a transgenic model at JAX is now available to fill the unmet need for an in vivo experimental platform for COVID-19 research.

  • COVID-19 interview with JAX President Edison Liu

    Dr. Liu talks scientifically about the origins of the virus that causes COVID-19. He also describes how a mouse model was developed to enable research into the disease.