Expertise-sharing for Tuberculosis diagnostic development

Status
Completed
Start date
End date
Disease
Tuberculosis
Research areas
Basic research
Diagnostic

A research team from Caltech designed a low-cost microfluidic qPCR instrument and solicited expert input on tailoring the platform for field diagnosis of tuberculosis. BVGH connected the Caltech investigators with a diagnostics expert at PATH to provide advice regarding multiple aspects of technology development.