RGCB has transferred the technology of "COVID-Anosmia checker", a tool for Covid-19/olfactory dysfunction screening, developed by Dr Jackson James to INSTIGATOR e-SUPPORTING SERVICES PRIVATE LTD, Trivandrum. Loss of smell is reported as a major symptom of COVID-19. The odor strip, "COVID-Anosmia checker", is spotted with gradients of coffee and lemon grass oil and can be used for mass screening of COVID-19. No special training is required to use this tool.


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