Yvonne Carts-Powell

Cheap and quick HIV testing made possible with DVD scanners

In beautiful, Science, technology on April 15, 2013 at 9:17 am

Forget lab-on-a-chip: this is lab-on-a-DVD technology, that repurposes DVD players into optical microscopes capable of detecting HIV quickly. And DVD players are more ubiquitous than flow cytometers.

Cheap and quick HIV testing made possible with DVD scanners.

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