TECHNOLOGY:  

The Bio ID

AFFILIATION:   University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

Track: Medical & Biotech
Area: Other
Tech Readiness: TRL 3

Tech Brief: An extensible, dual-function, handheld platform that can rapidly discriminate innocuous from weaponized materials (potential threats) as well as markers for infectious disease and cancer at point-of-need locations.

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: This technology will strengthen the Nation’s strategic capability of early response to many of the present- and future-day threats posed by chembio warfare agents and infections pathogens. The technology will be deployable in a wide range of theaters (far forward and other point-of-need, as well as clinics and hospitals) and, with its high sensitivity and short time to results, protect our military and civilian personnel operating in a range of extreme environments.

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Org Type: Academic/Gov Lab
Website: http://chem.utah.edu/directory/porter.php
Booth Number: 421