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UConn Today (video). 3-29-17. Featured the work of Paulo Verardi, who is working on a vaccine for the Zika virus. Associate Professor Verardi was one of the first people to get a Zika vaccine grant from National Institutes of Health. He is on the faculty of pathobiology.

Daily Campus. 3-30-17. Discussed the results of using of T cells and stem cells to treat diseases. Department of Allied Health Sciences Associate Research Professor Laijun Lai is conducting this research at UConn.

By Patsy Evans