Researchers develop low-cost, paper-based diagnostic for use in low-income countries
Nov. 18, 2016
| By Rachel Tompa / Fred Hutch News Service
Researchers have developed a method to diagnose CML accurately from dried blood spots on special paper shipped by “snail mail” — at a tiny fraction of the price of FedEx-ing fresh tubes of blood halfway around the world.
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