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Sorting out viruses with machine learning

Sorting out viruses with machine learning

Scientists develop a label-free method for identifying respiratory viruses based on changes in electrical current when they pass through silicon nanopores.

Microneedle bandage detects malaria radpidly

Microneedle bandage detects malaria radpidly

Researchers at Rice University have developed a microneedle patch that can rapidly detect the presence of malaria in interstitial fluid.

AI tool to predict accurate flu forecasts

AI tool to predict accurate flu forecasts

Researchers have developed an AI-powered forecasting tool for predicting influenza outbreaks.

COVID-19 rapid test has successful lab results

COVID-19 rapid test has successful lab results

Rapid detection of the SARS-CoV-2 virus, in about 30 seconds following the test, has had successful preliminary results.

Diamond-studded silk wound dressing improves healing

Diamond-studded silk wound dressing improves healing

Scientists have developed a next generation wound dressing that can detect infection and improve healing in burns, skin grafts and chronic wounds.

Holographic imaging to detect viruses

Holographic imaging to detect viruses

A new approach using holographic imaging to detect both viruses and antibodies has the potential to aid in medical diagnoses and, specifically, those related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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