Nature Middle East | House of Wisdom

Science from the lab to entrepreneurship

Chemist Hassan Azzazy, associate dean of graduate studies & research at the American University in Cairo (AUC), has been working for years on a technology to use nanoparticles of gold to diagnose Hepatitis C, a disease that affects 14.7% of Egyptians. The end result is a cheaper testing technique that takes a fraction of the time the current two-step Hepatitis C test takes. 

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