Researchers convert DVD drive into blood analysis machine

By Shawn Knight
Apr 15, 2013
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  1. A group of researchers from the School of Biotechnology at KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm have converted a standard DVD drive into a laser-based microscope that can perform blood analysis. The optical drive can be used to analyze...

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  2. Yeah, I convert hair spray into a blowtorch before too. To fight zombies. Since they took away high capacity magazines.
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  3. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 6,473   +963

    This is actually awesome. Recycling at its best.
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  4. kuroiei

    kuroiei TS Enthusiast Posts: 92   +29

    Great news! I love tinkering with old computer and electronic parts, but this is a level higher. :)

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