SARS-CoV-2

In 2020, the Barclay lab is responding to the pandemic by pivoting from influenza to study the novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2.  Our research on SARS-CoV-2 includes basic virology, serology, immunology and environmental sampling.  This is a brief list of the lab's coronavirus papers and media appearances.


Research/Papers

The Dynamics of Humoral Immune Responses Following SARS-CoV-2 Infection and the Potential for Reinfection
Paul Kellam and Wendy Barclay
https://www.preprints.org/manuscript/202004.0377/v1


Media Appearances

May 2020
Serology team getting some hard-earned recognition from the BBC.  Read the article here.
Wendy was featured in the BBC Horizon - Coronavirus Special.
The lab was featured on the 6 o'clock news.

March 2020
Rebecca and Wendy are featured as taking part in Imperial's COVID-19 response for International Women's Day.  Read about them here.
Wendy is quoted in the New Scientist on why children get less ill from the coronavirus.

February 2020
As the SARS-CoV-2 outbreak continues apace, Wendy updates on what we know about the novel Coronavirus for the BMJ.  Watch here.

January 2020
Wendy discussing the current state of play with the novel coronavirus on Health Check on the BBC World Service. Listen here.