Amrita Develops Cost Effective Ventilator and Nano Mask to Fight COVID-19

Researchers and faculty members from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kochi campus, have come up with a low cost nano mask and ventilator. More than 60 faculty members have been supported in the design of low cost ventilator and nano mask.

Amrita Nanomask - COVID-19 Ready Face Masks That Can Protect from Bacterial and Viral Droplets

Protection in hospitals and in cases where there has been a societal spread of infectious agents may require not only doctors but also ordinary people to have an efficient but affordable mask. Towards this Amrita Centre for Nanosciences and Molecular Medicine (ACNSMM), researchers Dr. Deepthy Menon, Dr. Binulal Sathy, Dr. Reshmi C. R., and Dr. Shantikumar Nair have come up with this low-cost nanomask.

Amrita Faculty Invited to Attend 2019-2020 ASH Visitor Training Program at Mayo Clinic, USA

Dr. Ullas Mony, Assistant Professor (Molecular Medicine), Center for Nanosciences and Molecular Medicine, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, has been selected by the prestigious American Society of Hematology (ASH) to participate as one of 18 hematologists from low and middle income countries in the 2019-2020 ASH Visitor Training Program held at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA.