DFA Paper-based liver function test (AIDS, TB)

George Whitesides & Diagnostics for All

Diagnostics for All (DFA) Paper-Based Liver Test is a prototype low-cost, paper-based diagnostic testing for liver enzymes. A fingerprick of blood and 15 minutes will give healthcare providers an assessment of the patient’s liver health.

Product description

Diagnostics for All (DFA) Paper-Based Liver Test is a prototype low-cost, paper-based diagnostic testing for liver enzymes. A fingerprick of blood and 15 minutes will give healthcare providers an assessment of the patient’s liver health.

Target region(s)

South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa

Distributors/implementing organizations

Manufacturer (Diagnostics for All)

Market suggested retail price

Unknown

Competitive landscape

Laboratory based testing methods, [PATH Test Strip for Gestational Diabetes](http://sites.path.org/dx/ncd/diabetes/ “http://sites.path.org/dx/ncd/diabetes/”), among others.

SDG targeted

This product seeks to increase access to diagnostics for people living in areas without advanced healthcare facilities and improve treatment of HIV and TB.

Target user(s)

Resource-constrained hospitals and clinics

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