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Portable, point-of-care COVID-19 test discerns alpha variant from earlier strains

A team of Illinois researchers, including HMNTL's Rashid Bashir and Bill King, have developed a saliva Covid-19 test that can differentiate the alpha variant using genetic technology. The hand-held device can be adapted to new strains or even future pandemics.

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News | May 11, 2022

An NSF Expedition in Computing: Mind in Vitro - Computing with Living Neurons

The National Science Foundation awarded a 7-year, $15 million project to a multi-university team led by the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (UIUC). The resulting groundbreaking and path-finding research, entitled “Mind in vitro - Computing with Living Neurons,” will imagine computers and robots that are human-designed, but living.

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News | May 9, 2022

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Profile video of transistor inventor John Bardeen

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Profile video of LED inventor Nick Holonyak Jr.

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