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New ‘smart’ condom that detects STI’s by glowing different colours

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New set of condoms created by some teenage students for the Teen Tech awards will glow different colors if it detects a Sexually Transmitted Disease.
The ‘smart condom’ will work with a layer of chemicals on the surface that will attach itself to bacteria and viruses from STDs.

glow green for chlamydia, yellow for herpes, purple in the presence of the human papillomavirus which causes genital warts, and blue for syphilis…

The creators of the ‘smart condom’,want to prevent the spread of STDs…

We wanted to create something that makes detecting harmful STIs safer than ever before, so that people can take immediate action in the privacy of their own homes without the invasive” . They said.

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