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Use of “Smart Cup” and phone camera in diagnosis of pathogens

Use of “Smart Cup” and phone camera for diagnosis of disease-causing agent (Image source: fbi.gov)
“Smart Cup” and phone camera for diagnosis of disease-causing agent (Image source: fbi.gov)

Main Point:

A newly developed “Smart Cup” can detect disease-causing agents such as herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) with the help of smartphone camera. Continue reading Use of “Smart Cup” and phone camera in diagnosis of pathogens

Fungal infection is likely the cause of Alzheimer’s disease

Fungal infection is probably the cause of Alzheimer's disease (Credit: Ars Electronica/Flickr)
Fungal infection is probably the cause of Alzheimer’s disease (Credit: Ars Electronica/Flickr)

Main Point:

Fungal infections are related to the Alzheimer’s disease and can be among the important causes of this disorder. Continue reading Fungal infection is likely the cause of Alzheimer’s disease