April 09, 20 - 1:54 pm - LABS

University of São Paulo assists production of 1 million masks for hospitals

The Brazilian University of Sao Paulo (USP) has stepped up its pace in providing masks for Brazilian hospitals during the coronavirus pandemic that plagues the world, as Jornal da USP reported. As the demand increases and causes shortages, USP researchers have a special device to measure which material retains most of coronavirus-sized particles. Read the whole story.