“Palm-sized DNA sequencer” during the Ebola epidemic

For your interest…

Here is an article in the Atlantic that talks about the mini sequencer used on the ground during the Ebola epidemic. It’s a great read- Ed Yong is one of my favourite science writers.

 

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One thought on ““Palm-sized DNA sequencer” during the Ebola epidemic

  1. So much was able to get done with such a small object. Was it because when inventing the object, it needed have specifics on what was needed to solve the ebola cases like what we’re trying to do with our experiments?

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