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At the end of the experiment the teacher went around and added a reagent to some of the cups, and the liquid in some of the cups turned purple, while the others stayed clear.
To conduct the test, blood is drawn and added to a reagent solution.
Reid argued that this price only covered reagents, and would also include lower depth of coverage (e.g. 25X for Illumina).
A sensor is inserted into the small LeadCare unit and the blood-reagent mix is added to the sensor.
First the liquid sample is mixed with a liquid reagent.
But most tests rely on antibodies that bind fungal proteins or reading nucleic acids to identify fungi by their genes, thus requiring sterile labs and refrigerated reagents that doctors and farmers in developing countries often don’t have access to.
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