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New ‘Lab-On-A-Chip’ Is An HIV Test That Fits In Your Pocket (video)

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  • Singularity Hub

August 09, 2011

It’s being called a “lab on a chip.” A credit card-sized plastic chip can test blood samples – as little as 1 microliter – for HIV and syphilis, and it only takes 20 minutes to do it. The chip has already been field tested.

NCSU, RTI land $25M virus research contract

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  • Local Tech Wire

August 03, 2011

North Carolina State University has landed a $25 million federal grant to lead scientists at 13 universities and other organizations in finding better ways to combat noroviruses, which cause more than 5 million cases of food-borne illness each year.

NCSU to lead attack on norovirus

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  • WRAL-TV

August 02, 2011

North Carolina State University on Tuesday received a $25 million federal grant to lead scientists at 13 universities and other organizations in finding better ways to combat noroviruses, which cause more than 5 million cases of food-borne illness ea

CDC moves disease surveillance system to the cloud

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  • Government Computer News

July 28, 2011

The BioSense program, created by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the wake of the 2001 terrorist attacks, is remaking itself to provide a cloud-based collaboration platform for federal, state and local health officials.

Back the Institute for the Ages

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  • Sarasota Herald-Tribune

July 24, 2011

The Institute for the Ages is seeking "start-up funding" from Sarasota County's Economic Development Fund. The County Commission will decide this week whether to grant the request.

Low 'Health Literacy' Hazardous to Your Health

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  • U.S. News & World Report

July 21, 2011

If you have low "health literacy," defined as having difficulty understanding medical information, your health may be at risk.

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