Frugal science gets DIY diagnostics to world's poorest

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By Sara Reardon (Image: AFP/Getty) FOR many people in developing countries, being creative with what little they have is part of daily life. Now that frugal approach is being applied to medicine and science, with the advent of devices made from bare-bones materials that are easy for anyone to assemble and repair on their own. The idea of frugal science has taken off in recent years, says Jose Gomez-Marquez of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology,