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Combating coronavirus: Over 58 UAE studies seek to develop Covid-19 treatment, faster tests

April 27, 2020

More than 58 studies are being conducted in the UAE to understand the nature of Covid-19 and develop innovative treatments, as well as diagnostic devices and medical tools, a top official said.

The spokesperson also highlighted how the joint efforts of a number of UAE research centres are seeking to shed light on the genetic factors that may be affecting the severity of infections among patients in the country.

Among these centers are the Khalifa University (KU), UAE University (UAEU), Sharjah University, and the health departments of Abu Dhabi and Dubai, as well as the University of Western Australia and Al Ain Centre for Fertility.

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