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

George Whitesides & Diagnostics for All

Product description Brand name and product description

Diagnostics for All (DFA) Paper-Based Liver Test┬áis 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) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Manufacturer (Diagnostics for All)

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

Unknown

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Laboratory based testing methods, PATH Test Strip for Gestational Diabetes, among others.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

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) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Resource-constrained hospitals and clinics

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