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Purdue researchers develop technology to detect the Zika virus faster

Screen grab of Jaqueline Linnes Fox 59 interview
A fast, low-cost, diagnostic for infectious diseases, such as the West Nile or Zika virus, could one day be available over-the-counter. Jacqueline Linnes, assistant professor of biomedical engineering, says in this Fox59 News interview that just a bit of time and funding are needed to move this instrumented test to a portable point-of-care diagnostic.