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Using a smartphone to screen for male infertility - Harvard Gazette

A smartphone-based semen analyzer (photo 1) can be used to test for male infertility. The 3-D printed setup costs less than $5 and can analyze most semen samples in fewer than 5 seconds (photo 2). The optical attachment connects to the smartphone ...and more »

Scientists develop a phone app that can track and analyze sperm - STAT

Researchers from Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital have developed an inexpensive and discrete way of screening for male infertility. Hyacinth Empinado/STAT. Twitter · Facebook · LinkedIn · Email · Doximity · Republish; Print. S ...and more »

Harvard Develops a Cheap Smartphone Test for Male Fertility - IEEE Spectrum

Talk of semen and sperm is anything but a giggling business for the more than 45 million couples worldwide dealing with infertility—and more than 40 percent of those cases involve male infertility. To help such couples, Harvard medical researchers ...and more »

Smartphone Sperm Test Could Check Men's Fertility - CBS Sacramento

Millions of couples have trouble trying to have a family. Forty percent of infertility is attributable to men. Now, instead of repeated visits to doctors offices, men might be able to do some critical testing in the privacy of their homes. “I think ...and more »

This Device Lets You Scan Your Semen With Your Phone - U.S. News & World Report

Pending FDA approval, it's expected to cost $50 and come out in two to three years. By David Oliver , Associate Editor, Social Media |March 23, 2017, at 12:16 p.m.. This Device Lets You Scan Your Semen With Your Phone. Share. ×. Share on Facebook ...and more »

Indian develops a smartphone-based device for male infertility screening - The Hindu

An Indian and a team of researchers from Harvard Medical School, Boston, have developed a smartphone-based semen analyser that will go a long way in identifying the cause of infertility in men — low sperm concentration and motility —with nearly 98 ...and more »

Phone device tests male fertility with 98% accuracy, study shows - CNN

(CNN) A new smartphone attachment can evaluate a man's semen and determine his level of fertility with up to 98% accuracy, a new study has showed. Fighting the male biological clock by banking sperm. The new technology -- consisting of an external ...and more »

A Smartphone Can Accurately Test Sperm Count - NPR

Men may soon be able to take their own sperm count — at home. With a smartphone. Yes, there's an app for that. You may be asking yourself, why? Low sperm count is a marker for male infertility, a condition that is actually a neglected health issue ...and more »

Want to examine your semen? There's a device for that - The Verge

Let's say you're a guy encountering some fertility problems, and you want a hands-on approach. A new device could let you turn your phone camera into a microscope — which would then allow you to test your semen in the privacy of your own home. Within ...and more »

There's now a smartphone app that can accurately measure your sperm count -

Scientists have developed a smartphone app for measuring sperm count which, they say, can be used at home with no special training required. Hadi Shafiee, leader of the research team at Harvard Medical School, said: “We wanted to come up with a ...and more »