Bengaluru organisation gets US FDA, EU nod for device that can kill COVID-19 virus

Business World | Aug 2, 2020 at 4:32 AM
  • Bengaluru based Centre for Advanced Research and Development (CARD), the research wing of organisation De scalene has come up with a device called “SHYCOCAN” (Scalene Hypercharge Corona Canon) which neutralizes the coronavirus.
  • The device Scalene Hypercharge Corona Canon (SHYCOCAN) is intended to be used in the residential, industrial and commercial environment and is designed for active containment by attenuation of Corona family of viruses.
  • The S-protein/receptor interaction is the primary determinant for a coronavirus to infect a host species and governs the tissue tropism of the virus.