Diagnostics for the developing world: Microfluidic paper-based analytical devices

Andres W. Martinez, Scott T. Phillips, George M. Whitesides, Emanuel Carrilho

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Abstract

Microfluidic paper-based analytical devices (μPADs) are a new class of point-of-care diagnostic devices that are inexpensive, easy to use, and designed specifically for use in developing countries. (To listen to a podcast about this feature, please go to the Analytical Chemistry multimedia page at pubs.acs.org/page/ancham/audio/index.html.)

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3-10
Number of pages8
JournalAnalytical chemistry
Volume82
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 8 2010

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Analytical Chemistry

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