COVID-19 – a societal challenge that demands action

A pandemic is sweeping around the globe and our lives have been turned upside down. The SARS-CoV-2 virus, which causes the disease COVID-19, has not only changed our way of working, studying and spending time together: it has brought death to many. We will not see for many years the complete and long-term effects – human, social and economic – of the pandemic as it continues to spread around the world.

Read how researchers at Linköping University are taking on one of our greatest contemporary challenges.

Lennart Svensson, Professor, virology. Lennart Svensson, professor of molecular virology at Linköping University, has his eye set on testing the method on the new coronavirus. Ulrik Svedin - LiU

LiU research on COVID-19 and its effects

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