U of Arizona Startup Developing Ultrafast Droplet PCR Method for Blood Infection, Veterinary Dx | GenomeWeb

University of Arizona scientists have developed a "wire-guided" droplet-based PCR method that they claim can amplify and detect gene targets in real time in about three minutes.

With the aid of a state-funded technology transfer program, the scientists are incorporating a company tentatively called Fast PCR Diagnostics to cultivate the technology into an ultrafast, portable system for diagnosing blood infections in emergency room settings.

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