PanFab News Stories
News stories that have featured the work of PanFab and its members. Updated 10/222020.
Report Finds KN95 Masks Not as Effective as N95 Masks. Heathline. 10.12.2020 Includes lessons learned from PanFab's work assessing the quality of KN95 masks. Fabricating COVID-19 Solutions. HMS News. 09.03.2020. Describes PanFab's inception and efforts around multiple projects. A User's Guide To Masks: What's Best At Protecting Others (And Yourself). NPR. 07.01.2020. Includes comments on KN95 respirators from team member Avilash Cramer.
Bridging the gap between clinicians and engineers. MIT McGovern Institute, 04.06.2020. Featuring our face shield prototyping and manufacturing efforts. Seeking to solve a shortage. MIT Department of Nuclear Science & Engineering. 04.2020. Summarizing our study on gamma irradiation for sterilization.
Coronavirus Testing Booth At Brigham And Women’s Hospital Helps Conserve Protective Gear. CBS Boston. 04.01.2020. Highlighting our working with COVID-19 testing booths to preserve PPE.
With 3D printing, Middleboro makerspace combats coronavirus medical supply shortage. 03.29.2020. Interview with our PanFab prototyping and 3D printing partners.