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UK COMPANY DEVELOPS ANTI-VIRAL FACEMASK BELIEVED TO KILL COVID-19

Posted On: 21 Apr 2021   |   Posted By: Luxury News Online

UK COMPANY DEVELOPS ANTI-VIRAL FACEMASK BELIEVED TO KILL COVID-19

Study confirms fabric's nano-coating has anti-microbial properties
SCIENTISTS at Cambridge University are testing a facemask that has an anti-viral fabric coating that they believe may kill Covid-19.
The reusable mask was developed by British company LiquidNano and has already been shown to kill a coronavirus that is genetically and structurally very similar to SARS-CoV-2, the pathogen that caused the pandemic.
The fabric of the mask contains a unique nano-coating called DiOX 4, which has strong anti-viral properties, according to an initial study by the University of Cambridge.
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Further testing has now been commissioned to evaluate the efficacy of the mask directly on Covid-19.
Andy Middleton of LiquidNano said: “We have created an antimicrobial face mask that is environmentally friendly and ergonomically designed to be worn comfortably for long periods. The mask can be washed up to 20 times, which is a major positive for anybody who is concerned about the environmental impact of disposable...

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