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Paper as enabling platform for cell-based assays for basic research and medical diagnostics in resource-limited environments

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Novel paper based diagnostics device which does not require power, that can be produced on-site to diagnose diseases like malaria, HIV or TB.
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Novel paper based diagnostics device which does not require power. It can serve as a platform for cell culture in environments with limited resources because cells grow in paper just as they do in a culture dish. Paper...
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Novel paper based diagnostics device which does not require power, that can be produced on-site to diagnose diseases like malaria, HIV or TB.
How does your innovation work?
Novel paper based diagnostics device which does not require power. It can serve as a platform for cell culture in environments with limited resources because cells grow in paper just as they do in a culture dish. Paper-based tests that use bacteriophage instead of antibody can be produced on-site to diagnose diseases.
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Focus Areas:

Health and Infectious & Vector Diseases

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Brazil and Kenya

Brazil and KenyaSEE LESS

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Jun 2011
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Kenya
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Brazil