Close

Search

Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Marketplace Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Vision Spectra Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook

Quantitative Phase Imaging Advances Disease Detection

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Comments

A combination of quantitative phase imaging and Raman microspectroscopy techniques is paving the way toward quick, automated, label-free detection of acute infectious diseases such as malaria.

VALENTIN GENUER, PHASICS CORP.

Following unprecedented success in controlling malaria worldwide, progress is now slowing. In fact, a 2017 report by the World Health Organization (WHO)1 clearly indicates that the world is no longer on track to reach the critical milestones for identifying and treating malaria that have been set by the WHO global technical strategy through 20302; the organization’s plan calls for an at least 40 percent reduction in malaria case incidence and mortality rates by 2020. Preventive solutions such as vector control and chemoprevention are recommended by the WHO, but there remains the...Read full article

Related content from Photonics Media



    ARTICLES


    PRODUCTS


    PHOTONICS HANDBOOK ARTICLES


    WHITEPAPERS


    WEBINARS


    PHOTONICS DICTIONARY TERMS


    MEDIA


    PHOTONICS BUYERS' GUIDE CATEGORIES


    COMPANIES

    LATEST HEADLINES
    view all
    PHOTONICS MARKETPLACE
    Search more than 4000 manufacturers and suppliers of photonics products and services worldwide:

    back to top
    Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
    ©2021 Photonics Media, 100 West St., Pittsfield, MA, 01201 USA, [email protected]

    Photonics Media, Laurin Publishing
    x Subscribe to BioPhotonics magazine - FREE!
    We use cookies to improve user experience and analyze our website traffic as stated in our Privacy Policy. By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies unless you have disabled them.