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Patent application: Modular mobile lab for the detection and analysis of infectious diseases

Ben Welter - Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Field lab drawingU.S. patent application 20180193843 (applicant MRIGlobal, Kansas City, Missouri):

"A mobile field-deployable laboratory to more conveniently enable the detecting, sequencing and analyzing of biological agents at the point-of-need. This device enables field operators to go from sample to actionable information in the field without the need for an internet connection or grid-based power. ... The present system uses customized phase-changed cooling solutions to achieve proper storage temperatures for critical reagents and consumables for up to 72 hours during field deployment, without the need for an external power source."


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