Unprecedented biobanking effort to combat COVID-19

Unprecedented biobanking effort to combat COVID-19

In April 2nd, at the peak of the COVID-19 surge, the Mount Sinai Health System (MSHS) announced the launch of an unprecedented biobanking effort to combat COVID-19. The goal was to rapidly collect blood samples from hundreds of COVID-19 patients admitted to MSHS to...
COVID Related ConduITS/ORS Response

COVID Related ConduITS/ORS Response

The ConduITS Institute for Translational Sciences at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS) is the Clinical & Translational Science Award (CTSA) Program for the Mount Sinai Health System established in 2009 with funding from the National Institutes...
ISMMS Researchers Share Experience using the TIN sIRB

ISMMS Researchers Share Experience using the TIN sIRB

The TIN (The Trial Innovation Network) is an innovative national collaboration between a network of CTSA hubs. The TIN addresses critical roadblocks in clinical research by accelerating the translation of novel interventions into life-saving therapies. The ConduITS...
CureQuest Videogame: A Case Study in Team Science

CureQuest Videogame: A Case Study in Team Science

Creating a sense of wonderment about the challenging process of drug discovery is no easy task. “CureQuest” rises to the challenge in videogame form, A mobile episodic game application primarily aimed at iOS and Android devices, drawing players into a magical world where they must develop a cure for a mysterious new ailment.