Immunity Associated with SARS-CoV-2 Study

Let's fight COVID-19 together - The IASO study

​IASO, the Greek goddess of recuperation from illness

The IASO study aims to investigate the strength and duration of protection given by a natural infection with the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 in health care workers and employees around the University of Michigan. Together, we will better understand immunological risk factors for infection, outcomes, and examine immune response to infection across the disease spectrum.

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SPARTA : SARS2 SeroPrevalence And Respiratory Tract Assessment

Studying if immunity after infection with SARS-CoV-2 provides protection against future infection and symptomatic COVID-19.

In the MEdia

In ancient Greece, people who were sick would seek the help of IASO, the goddess of cures, remedies and modes of healing. Now, University of Michigan researchers are counting on a different IASO...


This study was approved by the University of Michigan Medical School Institutional Review Board (protocol number: HUM00184533). The IRB-Med can be contacted with concerns at:

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