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Genetic cause of the Congenital Heart Disease (CHD) discovered!

Congenital Heart disease (CHD) is the defect that occurs in the heart of child right from its birth due to genetic deformity. This could affect any structural part of the Heart such as the walls, valves, arteries, veins etc. CHD being one the most common birth defects has been statistically analyzed to affect 1 in every 100 children. It is also one of the leading causes of mortality from birth defects.

Abnormality in the heart that develops before birth

ToucHb- Prickless Hb measurement by BioSense India

Many of us are terrified of blood tests, where skin is pricked with a needle to get the blood for testing. A solution to this problem has come in the form of ToucHb—a prick-free blood testing device 



The inside of ToucHb

Say hello to ToucHb—a prick-free blood testing device brought to you by Biosense Technologies. ToucHb can measure your blood hae-moglobin, oxygen saturation, temperature and pulse rate all without pricking for blood. A team of three—engineer Myshkin Ingawale and doctors Abhishek Sen and Yogesh Patil—was behind making this product from the ground up.