Antigen-responsive, microfluidic valves for single use diagnostics

Brad J. Berron, Allison M. May, Zheng Zheng, Vivek Balasubramaniam, Christopher N. Bowman

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The growing need for medical diagnostics in resource limited settings is driving the development of simple, standalone immunoassay devices. A capillary flow device using polymerization based amplification is capable of blocking a microfluidic channel in response to target biomaterials, enabling multiple modes of detection that require little or no supplemental instrumentation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)708-710
Number of pages3
JournalLab on a Chip
Issue number4
StatePublished - Feb 21 2012

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Bioengineering
  • Biochemistry
  • General Chemistry
  • Biomedical Engineering


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