Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Smartphone-based Device Detects Cancer Cells

A new smartphone-based device can diagnose the presence of cancer cells in a blood sample. The technology is so portable, it can be used in remote areas where more sophisticated equipment for cancer detection is in short supply. Diagnosing cancer usually involves cell experts called cytologists, high-powered microscopes and other equipment. Cytologists look for cancer cells in a sample of blood or tissue obtained through a biopsy. Such technology and skilled personnel are not often...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter