Dengue detection smartphone tech shows new hope for low-cost diagnostics

Journal Reference: Sarah Helen Needs, Sirintra Sirivisoot, Sophie Jegouic, Tanapan Prommool, Prasit Luangaram, Chatchawan Srisawat, Kanokwan Sriraksa, Wannee Limpitikul, Dumrong Mairiang, Prida Malasit, Panisadee Avirutnan, Chunya Puttikhunt, Alexander Daniel Edwards. Smartphone multiplex microcapillary diagnostics using Cygnus: Development and evaluation of rapid serotype-specific NS1 detection with dengue patient samples. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2022; 16 (4): e0010266 … Read more

Machine learning refines earthquake detection capabilities

Journal Reference: Bertrand Rouet-Leduc, Romain Jolivet, Manon Dalaison, Paul A. Johnson, Claudia Hulbert. Autonomous extraction of millimeter-scale deformation in InSAR time series using deep learning. Nature Communications, 2021; 12 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-26254-3 “Applying machine learning to InSAR data gives us a new way to understand the physics behind tectonic faults and earthquakes,” said Bertrand Rouet-Leduc, … Read more