mChip Portable Device Detects HIV Concept by Prof. Samuel Sia, can u feel that your credit card is actually capable of diagnosing HIV at a charge of just $1? It’s accurate, a portable blood test may be performed and the presence of HIV can be instantly indicated by simply mChip device designed from the scientists of the University of Columbia in New York. mChip will be the device on the size of a credit card specially designed for this purpose. Various tests conducted among a variety of majorities of people revels that the test has a perfect 95 % accuracy on an average. The cost is more affordable hence a large set of diagnostic tests is possible and also is accessible even with regard to common people. That makes a large big difference in the mentality of men and women who hesitate to go to be able to clinics or hospitals for screening their blood. A pin-prick of blood is taken and optics will be used to read the fluid. The blood passes through ten detection zones with regard to analysis and returns a positive or negative outcome pertaining to HIV or syphilis. The moment duration taken is about 15 minutes. Any simple color-code similar to pregnancy examination is used to display the result. mChip extremely cheap and efficient and serves as a major breakthrough in fighting towards HIV throughout the world.
Design by Samuel Sia