Immunology

Antigens in disease diagnosis

Detection of specific antigens present in the sample (blood, urine, CSF or stool) using immunologic methods such as precipitin tests, particle agglutination tests, immunofluorescence, immunochromatographic or enzyme immunoassays are the mainstay for the rapid diagnosis […]

Lab Diagnosis of Parasitic Disease

Foldscope: Paper Microscope

Foldscope is a paper microscope that is built by folding the paper in origami fashion. Prof. Manu Prakash and Jim Cybulski at Stanford University invented it during 2012. Unlike conventional microscope, foldscope does not require […]