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Astronauts Test Virus-Fighting Surface Coating

Submitted by sbnormand on February 19, 2021 - 02:05 PM

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) are conducting experiments with an antimicrobial surface coating designed to fight the spread of bacteria and viruses. The coating was developed by The University of Queensland and Boeing as a joint research project to inhibit viral agents, such as the Earth-bound coronavirus responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic.

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phys.org

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University of Queensland

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