National Post: Mitacs Supporting Partnerships to Fast Track Canadian Innovations
Sometimes necessity is the mother of invention. The need to protect people from COVID-19 inspired researcher’s innovation in face mask coatings
Dr. Haddadi received funding for his antiviral coating for face masks under Mitacs’ two-year Elevate program and worked on his project in collaboration with Zentek. This partnership enabled the R&D of his innovation and was recently granted Health Canada approval.