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Rapid lentivirus smartphone test

Lentiviral vectors have proven to be powerful tools for stable gene transfer to both dividing and non-dividing cells in vitro and in vivo. Until now, tests for measuring lentivirus titer were complicated and convoluted—it could take several hours to days, depending on the method used, to deliver only a single quantitative result. Takara Bio USA, Inc. (TBUSA; formerly Clontech…

IBDoc Test Kit

Smartphone calprotectin test

First Calprotectin Home Test Kit In our latest case study we discuss how Novarum has worked closely with world-leading in-vitro diagnostic specialist, BÜHLMANN Laboratories AG, to develop the first calprotectin home test kit using a mobile app. Producers of unique, high-quality assays for routine clinical use, BÜHLMANN’s calprotectin assays are paving the way for inflammatory…

Microbial fuel contamination test

Requiring only a droplet of water in fuel to thrive, microbial growth has the potential to cause severe disruption. Aircraft and fuel storage tanks can be severely damaged or rendered out of operation, while the issue also carries significant danger to safety – to flight passengers, for example – alongside environmental risks. An emergency diesel…


Rapid Legionella test

Novarum DX™ has created a bespoke app and mobile testing solution for the world’s first on-site test for Legionella. This unique mobile test – delivered for Hydrosense – is now available on the App Store, creating a user-friendly, independent, rapid test for one of the world’s most insidious health challenges.

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Smartphone HIV Test

It is believed that an estimated 35.3 million people are living with HIV globally, with approximately 68% of new cases located in sub-Saharan Africa. It is a worrying fact that the majority of those affected do not have access to appropriate prevention, care nor treatment, and even more disturbing is the fact that approximately half…