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GPSC donates BHT 500,000 for COVID-19 test kit development

On April 3, 2020, Mr. Chawalit Tippawanich, President and Chief Executive Officer of Global Power Synergy Public Company Limited or GPSC, the innovative power flagship of PTT Group, donated THB 500,000 to Vidyasirimedhi Institute of Science and Technology (VISTEC) for the development of COVID-19 diagnostic test kit which is a research collaboration project between VISTEC, led by Dr. Chayasith Uttamapinant, Professor of School of Biomolecular Science & Engineeering, and its associate network. The project, also funded by the private sector, is aimed at increasing the efficiency, accuracy and speed of the disease diagnosis process so as to alleviate and inhibit such current severe epidemic of the COVID-19.

Dr. Pailin Chuchottaworn, President, Professor Dr. Jumras Limtrakul, President together with Mrs. Patchamon Hongsapanij, Vice President for Administration of Vidyasirimedhi Institute of Science and Technology was honored to be a recipient of this charitable donation at Energy Complex Building, Vibhavadi Rangsit Road, Chatuchak, Bangkok.