Lab Diagnosis of Parasitic Disease

Sabin-Feldman dye test

The serodiagnosis of Toxoplasma gondii infection is widely used for screening pregnant women in order to prevent congenital toxoplasmosis. The Sabin-Feldman dye test was the first test system able to detect and quantitate specific antibodies […]

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 […]