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This discussion forum has been set up to allow the discussion of diagnostic tests which are not disease-specific, or for discussing e.g. laboratory techniques which may be applicable across a range of settings.

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Zika Diagnostics

The rapid spread of the Zika virus and the severe ...

1 year ago
By: Chris Sanders
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Fears for global health R&D after US budget battle

SciDev.net reports on the potential effects of US budget cuts ...

3 years ago
By: Kimberly Sollis
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UK Law Passes Sales of HIV Home Tests Before They Exist

In an attempt to target the 25,000 undiagnosed HIV cases ...

3 years ago
By: Kimberly Sollis
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Online guides help poor labs build their own equipment

Tekla Labs is an online project, that provides DIY guides ...

4 years ago
By: Kimberly Sollis
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Diseases can be tracked better and faster with new tech

Advances in technology based on mobile phones and genetic sequencing ...

4 years ago
By: Kimberly Sollis
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Focus on Private Sector: Loaned equipment keeps hospitals running

SciDev.net explores the possibility of large companies loaning equipment as ...

4 years ago
By: Kimberly Sollis
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US $100 chip may ease diagnosis of 15 tropical diseases

The VereTrop chip can recognize 26 pathogens, detecting 15 different ...

4 years ago
By: Kimberly Sollis
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Drug and a syphilis test offer hope of yaws eradication

A diagnostic test developed for syphilis in combination with an ...

4 years ago
By: Kimberly Sollis
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To wipe out leprosy, we have to find it first

Malcolm Duthie, a senior scientist at the Infectious Disease Research ...

4 years ago
By: Kimberly Sollis
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Decentralise malaria diagnosis and treatment in Africa

"Decentralise malaria diagnosis and treatment in Africa", an article in ...

4 years ago
By: Kimberly Sollis
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