A preclinical study published this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences ("Hemozoin-generated vapor nanobubbles for transdermal reagent- and needle-free detection of malaria") shows that Rice’s technology detected even a single malaria-infected cell among a million normal cells with zero false-positive readings.
Vapor nanobubbles rapidly detect malaria through the skin
Source: Nano werk
Image credits: E. Lukianova-Hleb/Rice University
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