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How Hot Is That Chili? A Smart Phone Device Can Now Tell You

News   Oct 22, 2020 | Original story from the American Chemical Society

 
How Hot Is That Chili? A Smart Phone Device Can Now Tell You

A chili pepper-shaped device containing a paper-based electrochemical sensor can be connected to a smart phone to reveal how much capsaicin is in a hot pepper. Credit: Adapted from ACS Applied Nano Materials 2020, DOI: 10.1021/acsanm.0c02079.

 
 
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