Worlwide, there are more than 600.000 malaria cases per day. One child dies every minute because of malaria
Malaria is caused by a parasite, transmitted by mosquito bites. Once in the human body, parasites infect the red bloods cells.
A single diagnosis can take up to 30 min. of a specialist's time, as they manually look for parasites in the blood with a microscope.
A global network of virtual "malaria hunters" could help with the routine job of diagnosing malaria everywhere.