Paper microscopes used to test samples for helminth eggs

Status
On going
Start date
Start stage
Discovery
Disease
Soil-transmitted helminthiasis (STH)
Research areas
Basic research
Diagnostic

A Stanford University researcher will provide USF researchers with paper microscopes that will be used to test samples for helminth eggs. The USF researchers will share helminth samples with the Stanford researcher to use in the refinement of his paper microscope.