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Dr. Manas Gartia Interview (2018)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2018-10-19

Duration: 00:03:10

Subjects: Scientific research | Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, La.) | Breast cancer | Smartphones | Health


  • Moreau, Andre Host
  • Crews, Keith Photographer
  • Gartia, Manas Interviewee


This segment from the October 19, 2018, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Andre Moreau’s interview with Dr. Manas Gartia, a mechanical engineering professor at LSU. He discusses his work in developing a smartphone app that can detect a breast cancer gene through genetic testing.