Dr. Patrick Flume, director of the COVID-19 Biorepository

Biorepository Contributes to COVID-19 Knowledge

Headed by Dr. Patrick Flume, the biorepository collects COVID-19 samples from patients to better understand the disease.

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Research at MUSC

The Medical University of South Carolina is dedicated to engaging community members in all aspects of the research process. Research and discovery programs at MUSC promote health, reduce the risk of illness and disease, and build community resilience. Our discoveries are transforming health care outcomes across South Carolina and beyond.

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Dr. Kyu-Ho Lee and Dr. Carol Wagner

In an article in Pregnancy Hypertension, a team of MUSC researchers including Dr. Kyu-Ho Lee (left) and Dr. Carol Wagner (right) found that expression of a set of genes previously studied in the setting of early-onset and severe preeclampsia (EOSPE) is significantly affected by vitamin D status during late-stage pregnancy.