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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A High-Efficiency, Superhydrophobic, Point of Care Plasma Separator

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

Tags POC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsPOC Technologies for Home-Based ApplicationsPOC Diagnostics

We report on a simple, high efficiency, clamshell-style, superhydrophobic plasma separator that is capable of separating a relatively large...

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Automated Age Related Macular Degeneration Diagnostics via Pre-Trained Deep Learning

Burlina, Philippe ;   Freund, David ;   Kankanahalli, Srihari ;   Neil, Joshi ;   Wolfson, Yulia ;   Bressler, Neil

Tags POC DiagnosticsPOC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsPOC Technologies for Home-Based Applications

Our high level goals relate to the development of artificial intelligence methods for automatically detecting and assessing the severity of...

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Development of Automated High Throughput Microfluidic Single Molecule Detection Platform for Point of Care Applications

Huang, Po-Jung ;   Kameoka, Jun

Tags Lab-on-a-chipPOC DiagnosticsBiomarkers

We have developed the microfluidic single molecule detection platform for the high throughput point-of-care screening applications. This...

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Evaluation of Portable NIRS Devices for Hematoma Detection: In Vivo Measurements and Phantom Development

Wang, Jianting ;   Huang, Stanley ;   Myers, Matthew ;   Chen, Yu ;   Welle, Cristin ;   Pfefer, Joshua

Tags POC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare FacilitiesPOC Technologies for Intensive-Care ApplicationsPOC Diagnostics

Towards standardized preclinical methods for evaluation of portable NIRS-based devices for hematoma detection, we have developed a novel...

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Fiber Optic Biosensor using Glucose Binding Protein to Detect Passive Diffusion of Transdermal Glucose

Tiangco, Cristina ;   Brown, Sheniqua ;   Kostov, Yordan ;   Rao, Govind ;   Sevilla III, Fortunato ;   Tolosa, Leah

Tags POC Technologies for Intensive-Care ApplicationsPOC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare FacilitiesPOC Diagnostics

A fluorescent glucose binding protein (GBP) immobilized at the tip of an optical fiber shows promise as a low-cost, point of care (POC)...

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Frequency Domain Beamformer for Point-of-Care Ultrasound Imaging System

Vaidya, Avinash ;   M.B, Srinivas

Tags POC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare FacilitiesPOC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsPOC Diagnostics

Design of an Ultrasound Imaging System (UIS) suited for point-of-care systems poses various bottlenecks in terms of required computational...

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Near-Infrared Fluorescence Imaging on a Mobile Phone Platform: Image Quality Assessment with Targets and 3D-Printed Phantoms

Wang, Bohan ;   Wang, Quanzeng ;   Ghassemi, Pejhman ;   Chen, Yu ;   Pfefer, Joshua

Tags Lab-on-a-chipBiomarkersPOC Diagnostics

Differences in near infrared fluorescence (NIRF) image quality between mobile phone and CCD-based systems were assessed using novel...

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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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Point-of-Care Therapeutic Drug Monitoring Kit using Nanoimprint Lithography-Based Flexible Two-Dimensional Photonic Crystals

Yamada, Kenji ;   Jeong, Hieyong ;   Kido, Michiko ;   Ohno, Yuko ;   Yoshimoto, Kayo ;   Yagi, Masakazu

Tags POC DiagnosticsClinical Use and Acceptance of POC TechnologiesPOC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare Facilities

It is expected that Therapeutic Drug Monitoring (TDM) is used in clinical use. Especially, point-of-care TDM needs a simple, rapid, low-cost,...

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Reading Out Single-Molecule Digital RNA and DNA Isothermal Amplification Visually and with Unmodified Cell Phones

Rodriguez Manzano, Jesus ;   Karymov, Mikhail ;   Begolo, Stefano ;   Selck, David ;   Zhukov, Dmitriy ;   Jue, Erik ;   Ismagilov, Rustem

Tags POC DiagnosticsLab-on-a-chipmHealth Innovations

We developed a methodology for visual digital readout that can be used to detect and quantify single nucleic acid molecules using a...

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Sensing System for Personalized Asthma Trigger Identification and Management

Raharjo, Inez ;   Venugopalan, Janani ;   Wang, May D.

Tags POC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsPOC Technologies for Home-Based ApplicationsPOC Diagnostics

Asthma is a common chronic disease of the respiratory system. The high disease burden is caused by challenges in timely asthma intervention...

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Sensor-Cells as Platform Technology for Early Detection in Low Resource Settings

Bhatnagar, Parijat ;   Oka, Kazuhiro ;   Diaz-Arrastia, Concepcion

Tags POC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsPOC Technologies for Slightly Trained OperatorsPOC Diagnostics

Mass screening for early detection of communicable and non-communicable diseases invaluable for improving the public health. A low-cost sensor...

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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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