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Material protects against biological and chemical threats

Material protects against biological and chemical threats

A versatile composite fabric can deactivate both biological threats and chemical threats.

Nanotechnology sensor for SARS-CoV-2

Nanotechnology sensor for SARS-CoV-2

A new test method that detects SARS-CoV-2 in saliva has the same sensitivity as a qPCR test.

Will we grow and eat your own vaccines?

Will we grow and eat your own vaccines?

The future of vaccines may look more like eating a salad than getting a shot in the arm.

Device diagnoses Covid-19 from saliva samples

Device diagnoses Covid-19 from saliva samples

Engineers have designed a device that can detect SARS-CoV-2 from a saliva sample in about an hour. They showed that the diagnostic is just as accurate as the PCR tests now used.

Face mask detects Covid-19 infection

Face mask detects Covid-19 infection

Engineers have designed a novel face mask that can diagnose the wearer with Covid-19 within about 90 minutes.

AI predicts unknown links between viruses and mammals

AI predicts unknown links between viruses and mammals

A new study could help scientists mitigate the future spread of zoonotic and livestock diseases caused by existing viruses.

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