From ice to COVID-19 passing by the lotus!
Gelareh Momen, associate professor at the Université du Québec à Chicoutimi, and her research team specialize in the development of anti-adhesive coatings inspired by the lotus leaf. With COVID, the objective is to reduce the adhesion of the virus. The QCAM blog results from a collaboration with science journalist Valérie Levée, the author of this piece. We would like to acknowledge support from the Agence Science-Presse, which hosts the blog free of charge on its website.