COVID-19 Research

Title :

ViroShield: Very low cost, disposable face shield

Area of research :

COVID-19 Research, Life Sciences & Biotechnology

Focus area :

Development of face shield

Principal Investigator :

Prof. Shivesh Sharma, Professor, Dr. Nand Kumar Singh, Associate Professor, Dr. Ashutosh Mani, Assistant Professor, Dr. Sameer Srivastava, Assistant Professor, Dr. Ambak Kumar Rai, Assistant Professor, Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology (MNNIT), Allahabad

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To make a low cost, disposable face shield which is suitable to health care workers in ICU as well as diagnostic set up. Besides, it can also be used by police and sanitary workers particularly in areas designated as hotspots and/or red zones.

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