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Compound foldscope!

Mandibles of wood termite was observed using 10x eye piece placed over focusing lense. without using the zoom of cell phone image was magnified.

Human Hair under foldscope

Human hair, one of the key evidences found at Crime scene that can link a suspect, or victim to crime scene. The pigmentation pattern based individualization of human hair can easily be characterized under foldscope.

North-East Twinning Program: Application of Foldscope, the Frugal Innovation, in Agriculture and Allied Fields- #Indiafoldscopephase 1

 Invited guest lecture (as Resource Person) and workshop conducted at Model Training Courses (MCT) organized by ICAR Research Complex for NEH Region on, “Improving Resources Use Efficiency of Location Specific Refined IFS Models and Livelihood Security in Hilly Regions.” This program was sponsored by Directorate of Extension, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, Government of…

Outreach programme on “Foldscope and its application”

We have conducted the Outreach  activity in reference to  FOLDSCOPE at Corporation School, Peelamedu, Coimbatore, on 16th October 2018, where we  taught the students about the foldscope and the  difference between  microscope and foldscope , how  to assemble the foldscope, mount the slides and  to view the slides using the foldscope. Hands on training were…

Mid Term Progress Report

  Mid Term Progress Report of DBT funded Foldscope Project sanctioned to Prof Manabendra Dutta Choudhury, Coordinator, Assam University Biotech Hub, Assam University, Silchar vide sanction letter no. BT/IN/Indo-US/Foldscope/39/2015 dated 20-03-2018 Project Title: To detect damages in liver tissues inducing CCl4 stress and their recovery after treatment with different plant extracts to establish their antioxidant…