Daily Archives: November 2, 2015

TB diagnostic offers hope, while disease detection in highest burden country lags

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Imagine if patients with suspected tuberculosis, possibly drug resistant, could be diagnosed, no matter where they live, immediately and reliably at their local health centers — even if their local health centers had unreliable electricity, and no laboratory. It would be possible with a light-weight, portable wireless device that can be attached to a smartphone. The machine […]