Shorter T-cell telomeres, lymphopenia, and high mortality of older people with COVID-19

Project Details

Description

PROJECT NARRATIVE This project will generate insight into the high mortality from COVID-19 among older adults by examining the role of T-cell telomere length in the T-cell lymphopenia that often develops in patients infected with SARS-CoV-2.
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date9/30/218/31/22

Funding

  • National Institute on Aging: $321,850.00