IIT Guwahati

IIT Guwahati develops hand-held device to detect bacteria without going to lab

Guwahati | India

Researchers at Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati have developed a low-cost, hand-held device to detect bacteria, well almost instantaneously without the time consuming cell culture and microbiological assays. A spokesman of the premier institute stated,”This Research by IIT Guwahati will enable rapid detection of bacteria, which is important not only in healthcare, but also in anti-bioterrorism measures and environmental monitoring applications.”

Times of India | Last Updated : 06-Aug-19

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