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Research team develops low-cost, accurate COVID-19 antibody detection platform

Phys.org, Aug. 19, 2020

August 19, 2020

Research team develops low-cost, accurate COVID-19 antibody detection platform

A robust, low-cost imaging platform utilizing lab-on-a-chip technology created by University of California, Irvine scientists may be available for rapid coronavirus diagnostic and antibody testing throughout the nation by the end of the year. … UCI investigators Weian Zhao, Per Niklas Hedde, Enrico Gratton and Philip Felgner believe that their new technology can help accelerate the testing process quickly and affordably.