Disease detection has gone the mobile phone way

Narayana Hrudayalaya and the Mazumdar Shaw Cancer Centre said they have tied up with SANA, a research group at Harvard/MIT, to try out smart phone-based detection of oral cancer and other diseases.Medical personnel of the cancer centre and two hospitals in Bangalore and Raichur have started screening high-risk individuals for oral cancer using smart phones with camera. Read more here and here.

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