Let’s take a tour through the Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology’s (S&T) interactive display at the Las Vegas museum. The exhibit highlights S&T’s overall contributions to the nation’s coronavirus response, as well as the ongoing COVID-19 research conducted by the National Biodefense Analysis and Countermeasures Center (NBACC).
All About NBACC
NBACC is one-of-a-kind biocontainment lab with specialized equipment and a BSL-4 security level. Scientists have been working tirelessly to learn everything they can about the virus known as severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) and study related environmental impacts.
Hear from S&T’S experts
Senior research scientist Dr. Paul Dabisch, who is leading NBACC’s coronavirus research studies, recently spoke with the NATM as part of their Distinguished Lecture Series. Learn firsthand about how S&T’s laboratory research is informing the broader U.S. response community and helping keep front line and essential workers safe.