Handheld device holds promise for onsite cancer diagnosis

09/7/2011 | PBS

Researchers at Michigan State University and the University of Michigan have created a handheld device called Gene-Z that they say could aid in cancer diagnosis in underserved areas. The device, which features a microfluidic chip, allows providers to analyze blood samples onsite and transmits the readings to an Android tablet, iPad or iPod Touch.

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