University Place

Making the Virus Causing COVID-19 Safe for Research

Special | 52m 34s | Video has closed captioning.

Rebecca Hutcheson, Graduate Research Assistant in the McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research at UW-Madison, discusses researchers’ work to engineer safer versions of the virus that causes COVID-19. The less dangerous virus can be studied in labs with a lower biosafety level, allowing more scientists to work with the virus.

Aired: 01/06/21

Rating: TV-G

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