Researchers develop an air sterilization system that hospitals could use to kill the virus before it ever lands on a surface.
A large part of COVID-19’s ability to spread—so rapidly, and so broadly—is thanks to how easily the virus travels through the air, ultimately landing on surfaces, which we then touch. Its origin story in a seafood market in Wuhan City, China, illustrates this: The virus was circulating in the densely populated area for so long (a few hours) that countless people transmitted it, without even realizing.
Read the full article here.
This content was originally published by Fast Company. Original publishers retain all rights. It appears here for a limited time before automated archiving. By Fast Company