Multi-virus rapid and sensitive test kit

This field test detects mosquitoes infected by pathogens such as malaria, dengue and chikungunya by using a innovative lateral flow dipstick. Photos of the dipsticks taken with the smartphone app will instantly analyse the photos for immediate and accurate diagnosis. The trial will be completed in Cairns. 

 

 

 


GRANT/FUNDER
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, 2015
TEAM
Christian Jones, Joanne Macdonald
PARTNERS
Queensland Health Forensic and Scientific Services, Queensland Institute of Medical research, University of Queensland, University of Western Australia
STATUS
Current
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