ASIP Past President Dr. Jim Musser describes new treatments for COVID-19 under investigation at Houston Methodist with Diane Sawyer

(see video at 26:00) https://abc.com/shows/2020/episode-guide/2020-03/30-america-rising-fighting-the-pandemic?fbclid=IwAR3vp0AC6mBk-oUqiQW3ErxDH_puV_ZYGQsoESWnwhWBC2ewinVDw4ZAqOI

ASIP Past President Dr. Jim Musser discusses new approaches to the treatment of COVID-19 taking place at Houston Methodist

https://www.click2houston.com/news/local/2020/03/29/houston-methodist-first-in-nation-to-be-approved-by-fda-to-transfuse-donated-plasma-from-recovered-covid-19-patient/

Scientist – The most valuable skillset in the COVID-19 pandemic

A Difficult Time For Scientists By now the majority of academic STEM researchers have shut down their labs in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. As a 5th year PhD student, this was definitely not the challenge I was expecting to be my last hurdle in earning my PhD. I have seen many stories that have [...]

The Future of the Experimental Biology Meeting

William B. Coleman, PhD Executive Officer * Experimental Biology 2020 Canceled In the Spring of 1993, in New Orleans, Louisiana, a new multi-society, interdisciplinary, collaborative scientific meeting was held for the first time as Experimental Biology. The meeting consisted of the co-located Annual Meetings of five scientific societies affiliated with the Federation of American Societies for Experimental [...]

Living and Working in the Era of COVID-19

William B. Coleman, PhDExecutive Officer A little over two weeks ago, on Friday, March 6th, the Meeting Planners and Executive Officers of the cooperating Societies (AAA, APS, ASBMB, ASPET, and ASIP) reluctantly announced the cancellation of the Experimental Biology 2020 meeting that was scheduled for early April in San Diego, CA. The meeting was cancelled [...]