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When the pandemic hit we moved faster than ever before to find ways of detecting and preventing coronavirus infection, and treating COVID-19. Together with the people and patients of Southampton we've been part of a huge national NIHR and NHS research effort.


Here you can find examples of  new tools, therapies and evidence we’ve sped into the frontline,   our latest COVID-19 news and information on COVID-19 studies, and researcher guidance under the pandemic. 


Fast tracking COVID-19 drugs into large scale trials

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Pioneering saliva self-sampling to keep schools & society open


Innovative PPE protecting frontline staff


Faster COVID-19 diagnoses: From idea to frontline use in just two months 


Rapidly repurposed antiviral lung therapy 

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