100-Fold Improvement in Detection Limit of Group-A Strep Lateral Flow Immunoassays using Isotachophoresis

Kerr, Karl

Tags Healthcare Innovations with POC technologiesPOC DiagnosticsPOC Technologies for Slightly Trained Operators

We present a rapid, easy to use point-of-care immunoassay diagnostic for the detection of group-A streptococcus (GAS) with a limit of...

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Optical Imaging Falloposcope for Ovarian Cancer Detection

Keenan, Maureen ;   Howard, Caitlin ;   Tate, Tyler ;   Utzinger, Urs ;   Barton, Jennifer

Tags POC DiagnosticsLow-cost POC Technologies for Cervical CancerGlobal Healthcare Challenges

We have designed and built a dual modality optical microendoscope for the interrogation of the fallopian tubes and ovaries in vivo. We show...

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Smart-Cup: A Minimally-Instrumented, Smartphone-Based Point-of-Care MolecularDiagnostic Device

Liao, Shih-Chuan ;   Peng, Jing ;   Mauk, Michael ;   Song, Jinzhao ;   Bau, Haim ;   Liu, Changchun

Tags POC DiagnosticsPOC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsAllergy and Infectious Diseases: Detection

We report on a simple, inexpensive, minimally-instrumented, smart-cup for rapid, quantitative molecular diagnostics of pathogens at the point of...

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Toward a Miniaturized Dielectric Coagulometer for Monitoring Blood Coagulation Disorders at the Point-of-Care

Suster, Michael ;   Maji, Debnath ;   Kucukal, Erdem ;   Stavrou, Evi ;   Gurkan, Umut A. ;   Mohseni, Pedram

Tags Detection and MonitoringPOC DiagnosticsPOC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare Facilities

We report on development toward a miniaturized dielectric coagulometer for point-of-care (POC) monitoring of blood coagulation disorders. The...

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Towards a Pulmonary Diagnostic Kit for Telemedicine and Global Health Point-of-Care Diagnosis

Chamberlain, Daniel ;   Kodgule, Rahul ;   Fletcher, Richard Ribon

Tags POC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsPOC DiagnosticsAllergy and Infectious Diseases: Detection

Pulmonary diseases are an increasing global health burden and account for more than 14% of deaths worldwide. These diseases...

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Ultra-Low-Cost Endoscopy for Upper Gastrointestinal Malignancy Screening in Low-Income Countries

Lyne, Christopher ;   Campisano, Federico ;   Vartanian, Alexander ;   Jones, William ;   Morgan, Douglas ;   Obstein, Keith ;   Valdastri, Pietro

Tags POC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsPOC DiagnosticsGlobal Healthcare Challenges

This paper presents a low-cost endoscopic platform designed to address the needs of developing healthcare markets. The proposed platform...

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