TECHNOLOGY:  

FluidScope

AFFILIATION:   Philips BioCell, Allerød, NA, Denmark

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

Track: Medical & Biotech
Area: Infectious Disease
Tech Readiness: TRL 7

Tech Brief: FluidScope is an optical scanning technology, which is implemented in the oCelloScopeâ„¢ system, an easy-to-use, automated system for fast and low-cost in vitro analysis of liquid biological samples. There are many applications for the system, one of them being extremely rapid AST/AMR testing.

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: Fast AST results can be of paramount importance for patients with infectious diseases. Particular for patients with blood stream infections time is critical as the chance of survival decrease with 6% per hour. Furthermore, selection of the appropriate antibiotic therapy is essential to reduce the risk of development of resistant bacteria.

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Org Type: Corporation
Website: http://www.philips.com/biocell
Booth Number: T408