Portable Electrochemical Sensing System

  • Magazine Article
  • TBMG-35141
Published 2019-09-01by Tech Briefs Media Group in United States
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An electrochemical sensing system that significantly improves the ability to rapidly and accurately detect heavy metals in biological and environmental samples was developed. Using a simple blood sample from a finger prick, the system identifies and eliminates exposure to toxic metals such as lead. These dangerous elements continue to pose a significant health concern, especially to children.