The Center for Innovation in Point-of-Care Technologies for HIV/AIDS at Northwestern University (C-THAN) RADx Supplemental Request

Project: Research project

Project Details


This is a supplemental request for funds in response to the COVID 19 National emergency. The purpose of this supplement is to rapidly produce innovative SARS-CoV-2 diagnostic tests that will assist the public’s safe return to normal activities. Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics (RADx), is a fast-track technology development program that leverages the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Point-of-Care Technology Research Network (POCTRN). RADx will support novel solutions that build the U.S. capacity for SARS-CoV-2 testing up to 100-fold above what is achievable with standard approaches. RADx is structured to deliver innovative testing strategies to the public as soon as late summer 2020 and is an accelerated and comprehensive multi-pronged effort by NIH to make SARS-CoV-2 testing readily available to every American.
Effective start/end date5/21/205/31/23


  • National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (3U54EB027049-02S1 REVISED)


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