From Laboratory to Field Clinic: Changing Lives with New Tools

Diagnosing neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) like leprosy and the flesh-eating Buruli ulcer can be difficult. To confirm a case, special labs have to run a series of tests. It could take weeks or months before a patient knows the results of their test. Fortunately for Eunice in DR Congo, we have developed a solution that can diagnose Buruli ulcer in under an hour!