Lại Nam Hải – ‘Cha đẻ’ chiếc khẩu trang ngăn chặn 99% virus corona
10 năm nghiên cứu về công nghệ Nano Biotech, ngay khi dịch bệnh Covid-19 bắt đầu có dấu hiệu lan rộng từ đầu năm 2020, anh Lại Nam Hải – người sáng lập, chủ tịch công ty Wakamono đã áp dụng công nghệ này để sản xuất ra loại khẩu trang y tế kháng khuẩn góp phần diệt 99% một số virus, trong đó có nCoV, được xuất khẩu đến nhiều quốc gia trên thế giới và cung ứng cho thị trường trong nước.
Khẩu trang Wakamono ngăn chặn tối đa khả năng lây nhiễm virus corona
The virus is an airborne threat, the C.D.C. acknowledges.
Federal health officials on Friday updated public guidance about how the coronavirus spreads, emphasizing that transmission occurs by inhaling very fine respiratory droplets and aerosolized particles, as well as through contact with sprayed droplets or touching contaminated hands to one’s mouth, nose or eyes.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now states explicitly — in large, bold lettering — that airborne https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/how-covid-spreads.htmlvirus can be inhaled even when one is more than six feet away from an infected individual. The new language, posted online, is a change from the agency’s previous position that most infections were acquired through “close contact, not airborne transmission.”
As the pandemic unfolded last year, infectious disease experts warned for months that both the C.D.C. and the World Health Organization were overlooking research that strongly suggested the coronavirus traveled aloft in small, airborne particles. Several scientists on Friday welcomed the agency’s scrapping of the term “close contact,” which they criticized as vague and said did not necessarily capture the nuances of aerosol transmission.
“C.D.C. has now caught up to the latest scientific evidence, and they’ve gotten rid of some old problematic terms and thinking about how transmission occurs,” said Linsey Marr, an aerosol expert at Virginia Tech.
The new focus underscores the need for the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration to issue standards for employers to address potential hazards in the workplace, some experts said.
“They hadn’t talked much about aerosols and were more focused on droplets,” said David Michaels, an epidemiologist at George Washington School of Public Health and head of OSHA in the Obama administration.
He and other researchers expressed concern that the C.D.C. has not yet strengthened its recommendations on preventing exposure to aerosolized virus.
The new information has significant implications for indoor environments, and workplaces in particular, Dr. Michaels said. Virus-laden particles “maintain their airborne properties for hours, and they accumulate in a room that doesn’t have good ventilation.”