Composites Research Network

UBC-designed cooler combats vaccine spoilage in developing world

CRN team led by Dr. Goran Fernlund designs a low-cost, low-tech cooler that maintains vaccines at their optimal temperature for up to seven days in the field. This project was in response to a request made by Lise Ellyin, country director for the Clinton Health Access Initiative, Inc. (CHAI) in Mozambique, in collaboration with the country’s Ministry of Health.  For the full article … UBC-designed cooler.

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