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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

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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...



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