COVID-19 by the Numbers
$29M total Collaboratory funding from NCGA for COVID-19 research.
14 UNC campuses involved.
85 total projects funded.
3 vaccine-related projects.
$6M funding for 32 projects across six Historically Minority Serving Institutions in the UNC System.
16 economic impact projects.
20 community testing initiatives.
$1.9M external funding leveraged so far, including a project that leveraged external funding at a 1:5 ratio within just one month of research award.
7 campuses with community testing initiatives.
3 projects focuxed on elderly adults.
>800 research team members.
>50K study participants across all projects.
14 therapeutic treatment projects.