Creating Biomedical Technologies to Improve Health

RESEARCH FUNDING

Point of Care Technologies

The Point of Care Technologies program supports the technology development of rapid in-vitro diagnostic technologies and monitoring platforms that provide real time medical evaluation and analysis of the disease status or condition at the time and place of patient care. Technology development area examples within the program include but are not limited to disposable lateral flow assays, nucleic acid testing platforms, glucose monitoring devices, etc. The program includes the delivery of healthcare that is safe, effective, timely, patient centered, efficient, and available in centralized and decentralized locations.