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A contact-lens-on-a-chip companion diagnostic tool for personalized medicine

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Abstract

We present a novel, microfluidic platform that integrates human tears (1 μL) with commercial contact lens materials to provide personalized assessment of lens care solution performance. This device enabled the detection of significant differences in cleaning and disinfection outcomes between subjects and between biofilms vs. planktonic bacteria.

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The article was received on 10 Jan 2016, accepted on 16 Feb 2016 and first published on 16 Feb 2016


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C6LC00034G
Citation: Lab Chip, 2016,16, 1152-1156
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    A contact-lens-on-a-chip companion diagnostic tool for personalized medicine

    A. Guan, Y. Wang, K. S. Phillips and Z. Li, Lab Chip, 2016, 16, 1152
    DOI: 10.1039/C6LC00034G

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