Novel Isoprene Sensor for a Flu Virus Breath Monitor
AbstractA common feature of the inflammatory response in patients who have actually contracted influenza is the generation of a number of volatile products of the alveolar and airway epithelium. These products include a number of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and nitric oxide (NO). These may be used as biomarkers to detect the disease. A portable 3-sensor array microsystem-based tool that can potentially detect flu infection biomarkers is described here. Whether used in connection with in-vitro cell culture studies or as a single exhale breathalyzer, this device may be used to provide a rapid and non-invasive screening method for flu and other virus-based epidemics. View Full-Text
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Gouma, P.-I.; Wang, L.; Simon, S.R.; Stanacevic, M. Novel Isoprene Sensor for a Flu Virus Breath Monitor. Sensors 2017, 17, 199.
Gouma P-I, Wang L, Simon SR, Stanacevic M. Novel Isoprene Sensor for a Flu Virus Breath Monitor. Sensors. 2017; 17(1):199.Chicago/Turabian Style
Gouma, Pelagia-Irene; Wang, Lisheng; Simon, Sanford R.; Stanacevic, Milutin. 2017. "Novel Isoprene Sensor for a Flu Virus Breath Monitor." Sensors 17, no. 1: 199.
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