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Invention VyCAP accelerates development of drug against corona

The Twente company VyCAP, spin-off from the University of Twente, developed a device to isolate cancer cells. They can also use this device, the Puncher, to detect B cells, a specific type of white blood cell, that make the right antibodies against the coronavirus in the blood of healed patients. The method, which VyCAP developed in collaboration with the University of Twente, is much faster than the current techniques that virologists use to develop an antibody therapy.

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