Offer no. 23/14

The microfluidic device to blood sedimentation, intended for preparing a blood sample for analysis, and the method of preparing blood samples for analysis

  • Summary:

    The subject of invention is a microfluidic system for sedimentation, containing a sedimentation chamber, intended for preparing a blood sample for analysis. The system is designed to quickly obtain a sample of plasma from small amounts of blood (<30 mL)

    The subject of invention is also a method for preparing a plasma samples for analysis, wherein the microfluidic system is used. The microfluidic device could be applied in system that allow to perform Point of Care (POC) analysis.

  • Inventors:
    Adam Samborski, Paweł Jankowski, Jacek A. Michalski, Judyta Węgrzyn
  • Advantages / Innovative aspects:
    • The possibility of medical diagnostics, the device accepted 27 µL of whole blood (from a fingertip)
    • Rapid blood analysis
  • Keywords:
    blood separation, diagnostics, microfluidics systems, point of care, sedimentation
  • Field:
  • Usage:

    Medical diagnostics, Method and Analitycal apparatus

  • State of the progress:
    stage of prototype
  • Intellectual property rights:
    Patent application in Poland
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