A Ugandan inventor has won a major prize for a device which tests for malaria without drawing blood.

The device detects signs of malaria by shining a red beam of light on the patient's finger.


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Robert Zinn, M.D., Ph.D. is a medical doctor, physician, and web entrepreneur, who, for over 15 years was employed by academic and research institutions and focused his clinical practices on very specialized patient populations, such as those with rare genetic diseases or rare cancers. He shares his knowledge through his website, NutritionTheory.org

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