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Smartphone COVID-19 detection could go public in the next few months

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REPORTING WITH SO MUCH STILL UNKNOWN ABOUT THE CORONAVIRUS, A TEAM OF ENGINEERS IS SHIFTING GEARS ON A PROJECT THEY HAD BEEN WORKING ON FOR YEARS

THE DEVELOPMENT COULD GIVE YOU THE POWER TO DETECT COVID 19 ANYWHERE JOSELIN PERSON JOINS US IN THE STUDIO WITH MORE GOOD MORNING JOSELIN GOOD MORNING DAVE RESEARCHERS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF UTAH ARE DEVELOPING A NEW WAY TO DETECT COVI19 WITH YOUR SMARTPHONE AND IF SUCCESSFUL, IT COULD BE IN THE HANDS OF THE AVERAGE PERSON IN JUST MONTHS THE DEVICE, IS A QUARTER SIZED SENSOR THAT WAS UP UNTIL RECENTLY BEING DEVELOPED TO FIGHT THE ZIKA VIRUS NOW, A TEAM OF ENGINEERS IS WORKING HARD TO RPROGRAM THE DEVICE TO HELP END THE COVI19 PANDEMIC THE HEAD ENGINEER OF THE PROJECT SAYS THAT IF SOMEONE WERE TO BREATHE, COUGH, SNEEZE, OR BLOW ON THE SENSOR, IT WOULD BE ABLE TO TELL IF THEY HAD COVI19 THE RESULTS WOULD THEN BE DISPLAYED ON A CELL PHONE WITHIN 60 SECONDS

IT COULD ALSO TEST FOR THE VIRUS ON A SURFACE, BY USING A SWAB AND PLACING IT ONTO THE SENSOR THEY'RE ALSO WORKING ON A FUNCTION THAT WILL ALLOW THE USER TO SUBMIT THEIR FINDINGS TO LOCAL HEALTH ORGANIZATIONS TO HELP KEEP TRACK OF THE SPREAD OF THE VIRUS Massood TabiAzar: 'Youúd push the button and it can send to a central location, Centers for Disease Control or any other authority that youúd select in your options and then in reatime can update the map' THE PLAN IS TO HAVE A WORKING PROTOTYPE IN TWO MONTHS, BEFORE SUBMITTING IT FOR CLINICAL TRIALS THATúS EXPECTED TO LAST ANOTHER MONTH, SO HOPEFULLY IN THREE MONTHS TIME, THIS WILL BE SOMETHING ANY OF US CAN USE

DAVE? THANKS JOSELIN

Source: Youtube

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