Episode 1 - South Africa
Follow scientists from the Abbott Pandemic Defense Coalition as they race the clock to track the emergence of a possible new Covid-19 variant in South Africa.
This industry-led global scientific and public health partnership is dedicated to the early detection of and rapid response to future pandemic threats. See how this global network of Â“eyes on the groundÂ” identify, track, analyze, and test emerging threats around the globe.
Watch other episodes at: https://www.abbott.com/virushunters.html
News date: 2023-03-03
KRISP has been created by the coordinated effort of the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN), the Technology Innovation Agency (TIA) and the South African Medical Research Countil (SAMRC).
Location: K-RITH Tower Building
Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, UKZN
719 Umbilo Road, Durban, South Africa.
Director: Prof. Tulio de Oliveira