Liberian Scientist Dr. Dougbeh Chris Nyan Invents Diagnostic Test Capable of Detecting Viruses Like HIV, Hepatitis viruses, Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever Virus Similar Symptoms Like The Ebola Virus.
A research scientist of Liberian origin, Dr. Dougbeh Chris Nyan, has invented a diagnostic test that can detect and distinguish different kind of viruses at the same time. Viruses like the HIV, hepatitis viruses, Dengue hemorrhagic fever virus which has similar symptoms like the Ebola virus.
Dr. Dougbeh Chris Nyan developed the test while working at the Laboratory of Emerging Pathogens at the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in the United States of America. The test is what scientist called a “Rapid Procedure” that can give test results in less than an hour by using the patient blood samples.
According to the US Federal Registry publication of October 15, 2014 entitle “Quantitative Multiplex Methods for Rapid Detection and Identification of Viral Nucleic Acids”, the test has been patented by the US government.