LAMP Assays: Revolutionizing Point-of-Care and At-Home Diagnostics

Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification

In the ever-evolving world of medical diagnostics, the need for rapid and accessible testing has never been more crucial. The demand for tests that can be conducted swiftly at the point of care or even in the comfort of our homes has gained significant importance. Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification (LAMP) assays are emerging as a transformative force…

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From Clinical Lab Assay to At-Home and Point-of-Care Testing

Point-of-Care Testing, point-of-care, POC

The world of healthcare is constantly evolving, and recent years have witnessed a significant shift from traditional clinical lab assays to at-home and point-of-care testing. A need for more patient-centric, accessible, and efficient healthcare drives this transformation. Mariely Medina-Rivera, a Research Scientist at iFyber, explains the steps involved in advancing Point of Care (POC) and…

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Choosing between Immunoassays and Molecular Assays

Molecular Assays, Immunoassays, Assay Development

Immunoassays and molecular assays are two distinct diagnostic tests used in healthcare and research, each with unique characteristics and applications. Immunoassays are widely used in clinical diagnostics, disease monitoring, and drug testing. They are employed to measure specific proteins or antigens. On the other hand, molecular assays are vital for genetic testing, pathogen detection, and…

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