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The miniaturization that took computers from warehouses to our desktops now is bringing the power of laboratories and hospitals to our fingertips. Instead of wondering if the food we eat and the water we drink are safe while laboratories take days culturing samples, we will soon have the ability to equip public officials with mechanisms for inexpensive detection of unsafe levels of dangerous pathogens. In the near future, instead of waiting weeks for blood work we will go to Wal-Mart and get a diagnostic that will identify our ailments in minutes. At the Center for Microfluidics and Medical Diagnostics, the future is here. > READ MORE

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Our Bioparticle Trap focuses target species onto stagnation lines that are 1000 times more concentrated than the bulk solution in a matter of seconds. > READ MORE

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