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denis wirtz

COVID-19
Hopkins researchers meet 'the urgency of this moment'
Published April 21, 2020
The university has launched an ambitious, wide-ranging, interdisciplinary research effort to tackle the many challenges presented by COVID-19
Denis Wirtz joins Royal Academy of Medicine of Belgium
Published Jan 23, 2020
He is the first engineer and non-MD to be elected to the organization, which advises the Belgian government on public health matters
Cell biology
How old are your cells?
Published July 11, 2017
Determining cell age more accurately could help clinicians delay effects of age-related health decline
Cancer research
Center aims to shed light on how cancer spreads
Published Oct 10, 2016
Hopkins-led center, established with $9M National Cancer Institute grant, will try to unravel the biomechanics of metastasis
Model behavior
Straight talk on cancer
Published March 11, 2014 Video
Model developed by Hopkins researchers could lead to better understanding of how metastasis occurs
Denis Wirtz named vice provost for research
Published March-April 2014
Longtime faculty member will support multidisciplinary research projects, other important initiatives / Gazette