Portable ‘blood test in a box’ to give instant diagnoses

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NBC 15 January 2015

For most of us, a blood test begins with a needle, a syringe and the promise it will all be over quickly.

But at the back end, testing blood often requires transporting the vial to a clinic, a range of laboratory equipment and trained clinicians and doctors to get an accurate result.

One Irish company says it has developed the solution — a “clinic-in-a-box” that can test for a range of diseases or medical conditions in minutes, from just a single drop of blood.

http://www.ketknbc.com/news/portable-blood-test-in-a-box-to-give-instant-diagn

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