SciDev.Net update: 6 November 2017

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Test tells Zika and Dengue infections apart

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Test tells Zika and Dengue infections apart

Paper strip similar to pregnancy test identifies cause of infection in minutes with a small blood sample.

    
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‘Smart’ turbine part for power plants made in Egypt

Invention wins African prize and attracts interest for potential to boost the efficiency of conventional turbines.


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