Publication Type : Patents
Publisher : Number 201741039657
Source : Number 201741039657 (2017)
Campus : Amritapuri
School : School of Biotechnology
Department : Biochemistry
Year : 2017
Abstract : The disclosure provides for a lab-on-a-chip (LOC) device and a method of fabrication thereof. Additionally, a system and a method for point of care testing of multiple biomarkers such as glucose, cholesterol, creatinine, uric acid, and bilirubin is provided. The microfluidic assembly consists of three layers in which the top and the middle layers are made up of polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) and the bottom layer with polyethylene terephthalate (PET). The device integrates screen printed non-enzymatic electrochemical sensors in the bottom layer for simultaneous detection of glucose, cholesterol, creatinine, uric acid, and bilirubin. A hand held potentiostat with readout enables readout for the point of care application of integrated sensing device. The device developed has potential to revamp healthcare by providing access to affordable technology for better management a diabetes and related complications at every door step.
Cite this Research Publication : S. Babu Thekkedath, Pradeep, A., Dr. Bipin G. Nair, Raveendran, J., Raj, V., and John Stanley, “Lab-on-a-chip glucose sensor array device with integrated non-enzymatic sensors”, U.S. Patent 2017410396572017.