People and businesses around the region are working on solutions to the coronavirus pandemic.
One scientist in Leicester says he's on the verge of a breakthrough in testing. And an intensive care consultant and a medical technology expert in Birmingham have designed a shield to protect health care professionals trying to resuscitate patients.
Watch the report in full by Yasmin Bodalbhai below:
Coronavirus: Everything you need to know
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