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Texas Tech, HSC join forces to develop 3D-printed masks, shields to fight COVID-19

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

April 1, 2020

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal - A collaborative group of faculty from Texas Tech and the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center are joining forces to create 3D-printed face shields and face masks for health care workers in hopes of fighting the spread of the coronavirus.

Collaborators come from across both universities, including Texas Tech's Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering, Honors College, College of Arts & Sciences, J.T. & Margaret Talkington College of Visual & Performing Arts, College of Architecture, College of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources, University Libraries, Innovation Hub at Research Park and Texas Tech Athletics and TTUHSC's J.T. & Margaret Talkington Department of Internal Medicine, Department of Surgery, F. Marie Hall Institute for Rural and Community Health and Libraries.

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