The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene

Evaluation of a Mobile Phone-Based Microscope for Screening of Schistosoma haematobium Infection in Rural Ghana.

Publication Date: 
Jul 18, 2017

AbstractSchistosomiasis affects over 170 million people in Africa. Here we compare a novel, low-cost mobile phone microscope to a conventional light microscope for the label-free diagnosis of Schistosoma haematobium infections in a rural Ghanaian school setting.

Smartphone Microscopy of Parasite Eggs Accumulated into a Single Field of View.

Publication Date: 
Jan 07, 2016

A Nokia Lumia 1020 cellular phone (Microsoft Corp., Auckland, New Zealand) was configured to image the ova of Ascaris lumbricoides converged into a single field of view but on different focal planes.

PGMS: a case study of collecting PDA-based geo-tagged malaria-related survey data.

Publication Date: 
Sep 04, 2014

Using mobile devices, such as personal digital assistants (PDAs), smartphones, tablet computers, etc., to electronically collect malaria-related field data is the way for the field questionnaires in the future.