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Issue 7, 2016
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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.

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

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Submitted
10 Jan 2016
Accepted
16 Feb 2016
First published
16 Feb 2016

Lab Chip, 2016,16, 1152-1156
Article type
Communication

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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