Covid Projects Continue in Abbas Research Lab

October 15, 2020

Funding entity/Industrial partner: National Science Foundation rapid response grant, and University of Minnesota rapid response grant

  • Date: 2020-2021
  • Number of projects in this area: 3
  • Features: Technology available for commercialization (US Patent Pending)

Rapid Detection of Coronaviruses for COVID-19 Diagnostics

The Abbas Research Laboratory has three3 ongoing projects related to SARS-COV2 detection and COVID-19 diagnostics:
1- A novel kit for rapid extraction and concentration of SARS-COV-2 RNA.
2- One-step rapid detection technology for COVID-19 diagnostics
3- Antiviral coating of medical masks for the inactivation of coronaviruses