Customizing masks to fight the spread of COVID

Customizing masks to fight the spread of COVID

Waterloo engineers creating personalized masks for front line workers and patients with autoimmune deficiencies

University of Waterloo researchers are developing personalized 3D-printed mask components for front line health-care providers as well as patients who regularly visit medical facilities for treatments such as dialysis and chemotherapy.

Members of the  Multi-Scale Additive Manufacturing (MSAM) Laboratory have produced a number of prototypes based on approved design guidelines from Health Canada and the National Institutes for Health.....

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