Do you have malaria? Find it out in five minutes
By JAVIER YANES
A thorough analysis of the rapid diagnostics revolution: Are they getting to where they are really needed? Who are the key players of this new industry?
María Tapia Seoane.
Zika, the black hole of diagnosis
By ANTONIO VILLARREAL
The disease that is devastating America entered Brazil as a mystery. Now scientists struggle to discover how to detect it fast and accurately.
David López Frías.
Dying of malaria due to Ebola scare
By DAVID LÓPEZ FRÍAS
In the middle of the epidemic, malaria rapid tests saved many Africans from death, but also from the stigma of Ebola.
Rodrigo Carrizo Couto.
“Rapid diagnostic tests are overlooked”
By AINHOA IRIBERRI
Pedro Alonso, director of the Global Malaria Programme at WHO warns that more efforts are needed to end the disease.
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Project direction: ANTONIO VILLARREAL. Writing & editing: ANTONIO VILLARREAL, JAVIER YANES, DAVID LÓPEZ FRÍAS and AINHOA IRIBERRI. Pictures & video: MARÍA TAPIA SEOANE, DAVID LÓPEZ FRÍAS, RODRIGO CARRIZO COUTO and SILVIA PÉREZ. Data visualization: LUIS SEVILLANO. Web design: MARTÍN GONZÁLEZ. Translation: MARTA SILVERA.