Low-cost portable device rapidly diagnoses gonorrhea

A new inexpesive, portable device and mobile app can check for gonorrhea in less than fifteen minutes, researchers report.

Lisa Ercolano-Johns Hopkins • futurity
May 13, 2021 ~5 min

Contact tracing's long, turbulent history holds lessons for COVID-19

Trust in the confidentiality of contact tracing broke down during the AIDS epidemic. Today, it's faltering again.

Ronald Bayer, Professor Sociomedical Sciences, Columbia University • conversation
July 16, 2020 ~10 min