The new DNA device could look similar to this handheld speed measuring one. Photo: SCMP The new DNA device could look similar to this handheld speed measuring one. Photo: SCMP
The new DNA device could look similar to this handheld speed measuring one. Photo: SCMP

Scientists hail new mobile handheld DNA reader that tracks diseases from anywhere

The gadget marks a major step towards the democratisation of gene sequencing where anyone can gather and process samples for themselves

The new DNA device could look similar to this handheld speed measuring one. Photo: SCMP The new DNA device could look similar to this handheld speed measuring one. Photo: SCMP
The new DNA device could look similar to this handheld speed measuring one. Photo: SCMP
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