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Screening Tests for Pregnant Women Win Global Health Prize for Johns Hopkins Students

A team of Johns Hopkins graduate students who developed a low-cost health kit designed to screen pregnant women in developing countries for life-threatening conditions won the grand prize this week in an international competition seeking ways to improve maternal health.