Brazilian Scientist Developed a Single Kit to Detect Infection-causing Pathogens

The simultaneous detection of microorganisms associated with human health reduces hospitalization and, as a result, reduces hospital costs and mortality rates.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The availability to private laboratories and public hospitals of a single "kit" for the prompt identification of medically relevant pathogens, such as viruses, bacteria, and fungi, could become a reality by 2021, helping to pinpoint the causes for an infection.

Researcher Rosane Silva, of the Instituto de Biofísica Carlos Chagas Filho da Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (Carlos Chagas Filho Institute of Biophysics of the Federal University . . .

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