The future of early cancer detection?

24/Jan 2015 1 min. read
http://www.ted.com/talks/jorge_soto_the_future_of_early_cancer_detection
Type:
video
Original date:
Oct 2014
Authors:
Jorge Soto
Company:
mirOculus
Wikipedia
Projects:
Creo Animam

A talk about a simple, noninvasive, open-source test that looks for early signs of multiple forms of cancer.

Notes

  • detect microRNA using a cheap test, smartphone camera and sending the results to online database
  • can detect microRNA for pancreatic cancer, lung cancer, breast cancer and hepatic cancer