3D printed smartphone device reads ELISA diagnostic tests accurately and within one minute

3D printed smartphone device reads ELISA diagnostic tests accurately and within one minute

In remote or developing countries, the ability to track and diagnose contagious and life-threatening viruses such as HIV, West Nile and hepatitis B could save thousands, if not millions of lives every year. Unfortunately, many common diagnostic tools, such as enzyme-linked immunosorbant assay (ELISA), require large and expensive readout instruments that can only be found in well-equipped hospital labs. Now, a team of researchers from the California NanoSystems Institute […]

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