Viruses (medical)

RADxSM Tech: A New Paradigm for MedTech Development Overview of This Special Section

Author(s): Steven Schachter, John A. Parrish
RADxSM Tech: A New Paradigm for MedTech Development Overview of This Special Section 2000 582 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)

The papers in this special section focuses on the major interrelated components of Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics (RADxSM) Tech, a National Institutes of Health (NIH)-funded program launched on April 29,…

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Face Coverings, Aerosol Dispersion and Mitigation of Virus Transmission Risk

Author(s): Ignazio Maria Viola, Brian Peterson, Gabriele Pisetta, Geethanjali Pavar, Hibbah Akhtar, Filippo Menolascina, Enzo Mangano, Katherine Dunn, Roman Gabl, Alex Nila, Emanuela Molinari, Cathal Cummins, Gerard Thompson, Milly T. Y. Lo, Fiona Charlotte Denison, Paul Digard, Omair Malik, Mark J. G. Dunn, Catherine M. Mcdougall, Felicity V. Mehendale
Face Coverings, Aerosol Dispersion and Mitigation of Virus Transmission Risk 200 200 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)

The SARS-CoV-2 virus is primarily transmitted through virus-laden fluid particles ejected from the mouth of infected people. Face covers can mitigate the risk of virus transmission but their outward effectiveness…

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Magnetic Microdevices for MRI Measurement of SARS-CoV-2 Concentration

Author(s): Lamar O. Mair, Olivia Hale, Sahar Jafari, Cheng Chen, Oleg Udalov, Roland Probst, Ittai S. Baum, Anjana Hevaganinge, Elaine Wang, Olga C. Rodriguez, Christopher Albanese, Stanley T. Fricke, Irving Norman Weinberg
Magnetic Microdevices for MRI Measurement of SARS-CoV-2 Concentration 150 150 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)

Goal: To develop a micron-scale device that can operate as an MRI-based reporter for the presence of SARS-CoV-2 virus. Methods: Iron rod microdevices were constructed via template-guided synthesis and suspended…

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