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 Doctor’s Book on COVID-19 Receives Global Acclaim

Amrita School of Medicine Associate Professor and Consultant Interventional Pulmonologist, Dr. Tinku K. Joseph had put together a book that provided all essential details on the COVID-19, novel coronavirus disease. Titled ‘International Pulmonary consensus on COVID-19’ was released on March 14, 2020 and provides substantial information on treatment and preventive strategies on COVID-19 for all health care professionals.