Mini-UAV’s used to collect HIV/AIDS and TB samples in remote areas of South Africa

This is about as wild and innovative as it gets.  Another great project being developed locally.  The National Health Laboratory Services of South Africa is using mini-UAV’s to collect HIV/AIDS and TB samples from remote health posts in the region.  Here is the complete write-up from the NHLS website and a New Scientist video:

Read on…

[via Robots.net, DIY Drones, and Timbuktu Chronicles]

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One response to “Mini-UAV’s used to collect HIV/AIDS and TB samples in remote areas of South Africa

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