Metal Tech News - The Elements of Innovation Discovered

Author photo

By Shane Lasley
Metal Tech News 

Zen provides graphene for COVID-19 test

2D material for diagnostic research at University of Ottawa Metal Tech News Weekly Edition – June 10, 2020

Series: COVID-19 | Story 15

Last updated 7/10/2022 at 2:38pm

Zen Albany Graphene for Covid 19 coronavirus testing detection viral RNA


Graphene, which has gained notoriety for its coronavirus killing properties, is now being used to develop a rapid and low-cost dual detection testing method for COVID-19.

Graphene's ability to kill viruses has captured headlines as companies look to add it to face masks, sporting equipment, paints and numerous other products aimed at stemming the spread of COVID-19. Now, it seems this 2D carbon material may also have a role to play in advanced detection of the disease.

University of Ottawa Professor Maxim Berezovski, head of the Berezovski Research Group, is dev...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments(0)


Our Family of Publications Includes:

Mining News
Metal Tech News

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2023