Point-of-Care Testing

News on technologies and applications for point-of-care testing.

The partners will further develop a test to guide clinical care of patients with Plasmodium vivax malaria who may also have G6PD deficiency.

The £550,000 award is part of a larger multi-partner grant to develop and implement a point-of-care test to avoid antibiotic-related hearing loss in newborns.

The two-year contract will be used to develop a portable prototype to quickly identify critical infectious pathogens considered threatening to war combatants.

They found that cMyC protein was more abundant than cardiac troponin in heart disease patients and that it could be used to quickly rule out heart attack.

Owen Mumford has acquired the exclusive rights to Atomo's CE-marked HIV tests and will bring them to market in Europe under the Simplitude brand.