Zinc test unused and used

Zinc test unused and used

At top, an unused test, which starts as a dry powder that can be transported at any temperature without special conditions and carried in an aid worker's pocket. At bottom, a test shows zinc levels by changing colors. It can be read directly in the field. This demo for the image was not performed with blood. Credit: Georgia Tech / Allison Carter

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Research, Biotechnology, Health, Bioengineering, Genetics, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Engineering, Life Sciences and Biology
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zinc deficiency, zinc, micronutrient, micronutrients, Starvation, Malnutrition, malnutrition screen, diet, crisis response planning, crisis management, refugee crisis, Developing world diseases, Developing World, hunger, Hunger and health, hunger eradication, hunger in America, plasmids, plasmid DNA
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  • Created By: Ben Brumfield
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Sep 25, 2019 - 2:43pm
  • Last Updated: Sep 25, 2019 - 2:43pm