(CBS DETROIT) – Researchers over at NASA have joined the fight against Covid-19 in their own way.
Laboratory workers who normally craft spaceship parts, are now making ventilators.READ MORE: Michigan Matters: The Political Road Ahead
It’s known as project vital.
More than 100 people at NASA managed to develop and test a ventilator prototype in just 37 days.READ MORE: 'My Name Is Sara' Film On Holocaust Survivor Premieres In Metro Detroit
So far, they’re calling the mission a success.
Testing on this new ventilator is going well at a New York hospital.
Doctors say it delivers oxygen at higher pressures which is needed for Covid-19 patients.MORE NEWS: Dearborn Homecoming Festival Kicks Off This Weekend
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