News

Actions

Smartphone diagnosis

Smart phone
Posted at 6:06 PM, Apr 03, 2015
and last updated 2015-04-06 09:51:11-04

In much the same way that glucometers and pregnancy tests have revolutionized in-home diagnostic testing, researchers have identified a new biosensing platform that could be used to remotely detect and determine treatment options for HIV, E-coli, Staphylococcus aureas and other bacteria.

Using this technology, they also have developed a phone app that could detect bacteria and disease in the blood using images from a cellphone that could easily be analyzed from anywhere in the world.

YOUR Health and Wellness News