Archive for November 11th, 2010

November 11, 2010

Coming soon to a vending machine near you

by jchong10

Here‘s an article from The Guardian about at-home STI (sexually transmitted infection) tests that will reduce the need for embarrassing appointments at the GP. The device will allow people to test for STIs by applying some urine or saliva to a small USB-sized chip that is then plugged into a mobile phone or a computer.

Says project leader Dr. Tariq Sadiq, “Your mobile phone can be your mobile doctor.”

 

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