POSTS TAGGED AS diagnostic

A Carbon Nanotube Sensor for COVID

January 4, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Carbon Nanotube Sensor Detects SARS-CoV-2 Within 5 Minutes
“Scientists at MIT announced the development of a rapid COVID-19 test that can [MORE]

Highly Accurate Urine Test for Brain Tumors

October 5, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Various regions of the brain that are affected by brain cancer
“Japanese researchers at Nagoya University have . . . devised [MORE]

A Urine Test for Precision Asthma Diagnosis

September 28, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Urine test for asthma
“Researchers at the Karolinska Institute (KI) in Sweden have developed a non-invasive urine-based test that can identify [MORE]

“Lab-in-a-Capsule” Pill

June 15, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ingestible to diagnose GI disorders
Progenity, a San Diego biotech, is “developing the PIL Dx diagnostic capsule to analyze samples from [MORE]

Urine Test for Kidney Transplant Rejection

May 11, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Exosomes in urine detect kidney transplant rejection
“Urinary exosomes, tiny vesicles released into the urine that carry parent cells’ proteins and [MORE]

The Latest Tricorder

April 27, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

The Covid Hunter
Some time ago, Qualcomm announced the winner of its Tricorder X Prize of $10 million.  Since then, other [MORE]

3D Skin Mapping

April 20, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D Mapping of the skin
Researchers at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore have built a portable imaging device, relying on a [MORE]

Quick Test for SARS-CoV-2 with a Smartphone

February 23, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Rapid test for SARS CoV2 using smart phone
“Researchers at UC Berkeley have developed a rapid test for SARS-CoV-2 that uses [MORE]

CalTech’s 10 minute COVID Test Device

January 12, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Rapid COVID-19 test sensor
By embedding SARS-CoV-2 antibodies in graphene microchannels, CalTech engineers have what they call a quick and low-cost [MORE]

First Non-Symptomatic Test for COVID-19

September 8, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

COVID testing
Two months ago: “FDA’s authorization of the first diagnostic test to be used for anyone, regardless of whether they [MORE]

“Urine fingerprints” of metabolism

August 18, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Food for your specific metabolism
From Imperial College London: “A newly developed test that measures a number of metabolites in urine [MORE]

Paper Test Measures Lithium in Blood Drop

July 7, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Lithium sensor
Bipolar patients rely on lithium carbonate medication, but the amount they take is close to a toxic effect.  An [MORE]

An Eye Scan for Prediabetes

February 18, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Fluorescein screening for prediabetes
A decade may lapse between the earliest onset of Type 2 diabetes and its actual diagnosis, during [MORE]

Mass-Spec Test for QC in Blood Samples

February 4, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mass spec for QC of blood products.
“Exposure of blood plasma/serum (P/S) to thawed conditions (> −30 °C) can produce biomolecular [MORE]