Low-cost smartphone device seeks out Zika

Scientists have already used smartphones to combat the Zika virus, in the form of a grid computing system that puts idle processors to work searching for a cure, but new work from Sandia National Laboratories is a little more direct. A team there has developed a low-cost, portable device for quickly detecting Zika and similar viruses in a sample, driven by a smartphone app... Continue Reading Low-cost smartphone device seeks out Zika Category: Medical Tags: Sandia Labs Detection Virus DNA Mosquito Zika Related Articles: Catching the sun, to catch mosquitos Synthetic protein offers hope of malaria cure Mosquito inspires near-painless hypodermic needle Human antibody shown to impart forcefield-like qualities to placenta to battle Zika Changing the flav

Low-cost smartphone device seeks out Zika

Scientists have already used smartphones to combat the Zika virus, in the form of a grid computing system that puts idle processors to work searching for a cure, but new work from Sandia ...

Mon 20 Mar 17 from Gizmag

Testing for Zika virus: There's an app for that

Add rapid, mobile testing for Zika and other viruses to the list of things that smartphone technology is making possible. Researchers at Sandia National Laboratories have developed a smartphone-controlled, ...

Mon 20 Mar 17 from Medical Xpress

Testing for Zika virus: There's an app for that, Mon 20 Mar 17 from ScienceDaily

Testing for Zika virus: There's an app for that, Mon 20 Mar 17 from Eurekalert

A Fast, Cheap, and Reliable Test for Mosquito-Born Diseases May Be on the Way

Zika, dengue, and chikungunya cases around the world are on the rise and current methods for diagnosing infection require time-consuming and expensive laboratory tests.

Fri 24 Mar 17 from Discovery News

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