Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| COVID-19: SARS-CoV-2 Neutralizing Agents|
|Congressional District Code:
||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| April 2021 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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COVID-19 super pandemic is still suffering from the lack of a vaccine or infection control measures and the lack of any treatments against this new virus. One of the unique features of SARS-CoV-2 is that it has an R0=2.2 (the ability of an infected patient to spread the disease) vs R0=1 for SARS-CoV and R0=0.3 for Influenza. Due to this, individuals infected with SARS-CoV-2 remain asymptomatic and yet pass on the virus to family, friends and colleagues at work, thus expanding the COVID-19 cases....
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