The Foundation invested initially SEK 110 million on efforts against the Corona virus, after a while the investment increased to SEK 130 million. The initiative consist of analytical materials, research projects and biobanks.
SciLifeLab launches national COVID-19 research program together with Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation
A total of 67 COVID-19 research projects are supported.
Read more about the projects:
- Researchers sending out home test kits to identify spread of COVID-19 antibodies in Stockholm
- By early April, coronavirus had spread to 10 percent of Stockholm population
- Mobile phone can contribute to simple virus testing
- Danderyd Hospital staff will be tested for COVID-19 antibodies