The University of Windsor is a major partner in a new federal research hub set to enhance Canada’s preparedness for future pandemics.
A team of UWindsor professors developing novel ways to detect COVID and limit the spread of its variants has been awarded $500,000 from a federal agency that funds health research.
Chemistry professor Kenneth Ng will study the proteins that manage how coronaviruses replicate and infect, to prepare to battle emerging variants.
A UWindsor research team received $540,000 to test samples from wastewater treatment plants as an early warning system for COVID-19.
Biochemist Kenneth Ng joined the UWindsor faculty in July 2020, and is exploring treatments for coronaviruses.