Review: Inactivation of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 by WHO-recommended hand rub formulations and alcohols

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Review: Inactivation of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 by WHO-recommended hand rub formulations and alcohols

Review: Inactivation of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 by WHO-recommended hand rub formulations and alcohols

This study confirms that WHO-recommended hand sanitizer formulations are effective at killing the coronavirus.

Researchers looked at how well World Health Organization–recommended hand rub formulations killed the virus, at full strength and multiple dilutions, and of the active ingredients.

All disinfectants demonstrated efficient virus inactivation.

|2020-04-15T10:58:03-04:00April 15th, 2020|COVID-19 Literature|Comments Off on Review: Inactivation of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 by WHO-recommended hand rub formulations and alcohols

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