Delft, The Netherlands, 16 Jun 2020

Article in Nature's Biomedical Engineering: A personalized view of excreta

A full length opinion article by IHE Delft Prof. Damir Brdjanovic has just been published in the prestigious journal Nature's Biomedical Engineering

It discusses the role of smart toilets, under appropriate privacy and user-consent regulations, providing a wealth of data for population-based analyses of health and serving as an early warning system for disease outbreaks. In addition, data collected by the toilet system could be complemented with data collected in the screening for diseases and conditions that are prevailing in the developing world, such as malaria, cholera, typhoid, malnutrition and anaemia.

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