Screening for effective COVID-19 drugs using microtoroid optical resonators

Sartanee Suebka, Adley Gin, Yisha Tang, Soo Kyung Kim, William A. Goddard, Judith Su

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We virtually screen for effective COVID-19 drugs and test their ability to prevent binding of SARS-CoV-2 and two variants to hACE2 receptors using microtoroids. Three drugs were found to have picomolar inhibitory constants.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationApplications and Technology, A and T 2022
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)9781957171050
StatePublished - 2022
EventCLEO: Applications and Technology, A and T 2022 - San Jose, United States
Duration: May 15 2022May 20 2022

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceCLEO: Applications and Technology, A and T 2022
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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