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August 23, 2016
While health workers around the world work to slow the Zika outbreak, researchers at Harvard University have developed a new test that can rapidly and accurately detect the virus in samples of blood, urine and saliva. The test is cheap and portable, and the presence of Zika is shown by a simple colour change that's visible to the naked eye.Sheldon, Exhibitions Developer, Science Museum
James Collins leads the academic research group that developed the new Zika test. I called to find out more...
The experts weigh in on what this test could mean.