Point-of-care tools: taking the lab to the field

“Outbreak”, “pandemic”, “quarantine”, “curfew”. Not so long ago, these words referred to a sci-fi blockbuster, or a distant past event – such as the Spanish Flu pandemic of 1920. Today, we all have experienced what is the global impact of the emergence of a new, highly contagious pathogen. Although mechanisms and thorough planning of mitigation […]