Stanford Scientist Aims To Develop Widely Accessible Global Health Solutions

Global Health NOW: The Frugal Scientist and the Foldable Paper Microscope
“…Building solutions to meet major public health shortcomings is one thing, but building solutions that can be made available to just about anyone in the world is another — and it’s more complicated. Still, this is the lofty goal of [Stanford University researcher Manu Prakash’s] brand of frugal science: designing solutions to global public health ills that can be deployed on the largest possible scale…” (Gilbert, 9/8).