Siemens collaborates with CDC, EC on SARS-CoV-2 assay standards Siemens Healthineers said that it's collaborating with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission (EC) on a research project to develop a process for standardizing SARS-CoV-2 assays.
Optofluidics technology accelerates discovery of COVID-19 treatments Known for its transformative technology, Berkeley Lights is a pioneer in optofluidics, which has supported the biopharmaceutical industry for years with its deep cell characterization capabilities. These efforts are highlighted by the rapid impact that Berkeley Lights' Beacon systems had during the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic. Discuss
New images illustrate intensity of SARS-CoV-2 infection in airways New images of respiratory tract cultures of the infectious form of SARS-CoV-2 produced in epithelial cells clearly show a vast amount of virus present. The images were captured by Camille Ehre, PhD, assistant professor of pediatrics at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine.