Episode 277: Using Optical Science To Detect COVID-19

Rendition of corona virus, white cell with red spike protein surround them, against black background

Millions are being vaccinated for COVID-19, but some researchers are looking for new ways to detect it. University of Arizona scientist and BIO5 member Dr. Judith Su, is searching for a method to find the disease at the molecular level. If successful, the coronavirus could be detected through sensors that can deliver results within a minute.