Eurofins Discovery supports COVID-19 research

By The Science Advisory Board staff writers

April 13, 2020 -- Eurofins Discovery has announced that it aims to accelerate COVID-19 antiviral drug discovery research.

Researchers are exploring treatment strategies for the disease that include targeting angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 (ACE2), transmembrane protease serine 2 (TMPRSS2), and the SARS-CoV-2 main protease, as well as large molecule therapies, the company said.

Eurofins Discovery offers these researchers the following services:

  • Bioassays and target specific assays
  • Custom assay development
  • Cytokine storm assessment
  • Drug repositioning services
  • Efficacy testing
  • Safety profiling

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