CellScope

CONDITION ADDRESSED: Malaria

Diagnostic
Diagnostic
  • PREVENTION
  • DIAGNOSTIC
  • TREATMENT

CONTACT INFORMATION

Organization

University of California, Berkeley

Individual Contact

Application

CellScope is a technology that mounts a light microscope to cell phones. This system allows for images to be sent over a wireless network.

Advantages

 Easy to use

Important Milestones Achieved

Tested in Congo, Uganda, Kenya, and India

Proposed Next Steps in Development

Upcoming studies planned in Vietnam

Stage of Development

Field/clinical studies

Funding Source

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation; Blum Center for Developing Economies; Microsoft Research; Cen