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Combating COVID-19: Labs pivot to fight a common enemy

Labs retooled to investigate how the virus causes disease and to develop drugs, vaccines and diagnostics

by Tamara BhandariMarch 11, 2021

Two postdoctoral researchers wearing white biohazard suits and purple gloves work on the novel coronavirus in a biosafety level-3 lab. In the foreground, one of the researchers holds out his arm to spray his suit with an aerosol from a can.

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