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HK scientists say new antiviral coating can protect surfaces for 90 days

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Researchers at a Hong Kong university say they have developed an antiviral coating which could provide 90 days of “significant” protection against bacteria and viruses such as the one causing...

Coronavirus: Spray that 'protects surfaces from COVID-19 for 90 days' to go on sale in Hong Kong

The spray has already been used in the homes of low-income families in Hong Kong and will be on sale from £7.

An antiviral coating which could protect surfaces from coronavirus for 90 days has been developed by...

Hong Kong researchers say new antiviral coating can protect surfaces for 90 days

Researchers at a Hong Kong university say they have developed an antiviral coating which could provide 90 days of “significant” protection against bacteria and viruses such as the one causing COVID-19.

The coating, called...

HKUST Develops New Smart Anti-Microbial Coating in the Fight Against COVID-19

Researchers at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) have developed a Multilevel Antimicrobial Polymer (MAP-1) coating that is effective in killing viruses, bacteria and even hard-to-kill spores.  MAP-1 can...

Scientists say new disinfectant protects surfaces from coronavirus for 90 days

Researchers at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology say their new disinfectant spray can "inactivate" viruses from surfaces for 90 days, like the one causing COVID-19.

Researchers at a top university in Hong...

Early responders fight pandemic

Many well-established Hong Kong firms have rapidly devised plans to roll out virus-beating products and services.

The COVID-19 pandemic has given Hong Kong a chance to cement its reputation as a city full of nimble, innovative firms...

Scientists say new antiviral coating can protect surfaces for 90 days

Researchers at a Hong Kong university say they have developed an antiviral coating which could provide 90 days of “significant” protection against bacteria and viruses such as the one causing COVID-19.

The coating, called...

Hong Kong scientists say new antiviral coating can protect surfaces for 90 days

"These places are frequently touched, and, at the same time, serve as a very effective medium for transmission of diseases," said HKUST Adjunct Professor Joseph Kwan, one of the chief researchers in the team that developed the...

‘New antiviral coating can protect surfaces for 90 days’

Researchers at a Hong Kong university say they have developed an antiviral coating which could provide 90 days of "significant" protection against bacteria and viruses such as the one causing COVID-19.

The coating, called...

HK scientists say new antiviral coating can protect surfaces for 90 days

Researchers at a Hong Kong university say they have developed an antiviral coating which could provide 90 days of "significant" protection against bacteria and viruses such as the one causing COVID-19.

The coating, called...

Insights into Germagic to Eliminate SARS-CoV-2

On January 30, the World Health Organization declared a global health emergency on the spread of the novel coronavirus – COVID-19 – that originated in Wuhan. COVID-19 has forced countries around the world to take drastic action,...

From virus-slaying air purifiers to delivery robots, how university inventions are fighting COVID-19

Covid-19’s highly infectious nature means there is a pressing need to find corresponding solutions, from speeding up the detection of virus carriers and halting the spread of the virus to developing a vaccine. Like our dedicated fellows...