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Covid-19: IIT Delhi makes anti-infection fabric to curb hospital infections

The team claims to have developed an affordable, novel textile-processing technology, which converts regular cotton fabric into infection-proof fabric

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Coronavirus | IIT Delhi | hospitals

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 



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However, the team has been working on the project for over a year with support from the government's Department of Science and Technology.

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) here has developed an "infection-proof fabric" to be used at to prevent hospital-acquired infections (HAIs). The development by "Fabiosys Innovations", a start-up incubated at IIT-Delhi, comes at a time when the world is dealing with the deadly outbreak. However, the team has been working on the project for over a year with support from the government's Department of Science and Technology.

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First Published: Fri, March 27 2020. 12:21 IST

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