This Pocket-Sized Device Can Diagnose Cancer In 20 Minutes

This Pocket-Sized Device Can Diagnose Cancer In 20 Minutes
Technology

Downsizing the laboratory into a handheld device

Ido Lechner, Home Editor
  • 3 may 2016

Though advances in disease diagnostics now offer highly accurate screening for clinicians and patients, results generally require a sizeable laboratory and a few weeks of waiting. As with any other democratized technology, that’s all set to change with the introduction of Q-Poc, a ‘handheld lab’ which can analyze everything from cancer to infectious diseases in 20 minutes or less. Developed by British-based tech firm QuantuMDx, the smartphone-sized scanning device is currently under development and hopes to revolutionize the medical industry by 2018.

Access this article for free
Fill in your email below and you'll gain access to this article while also receiving a number of membership features as part of a special 30-day trial.
*Already a member? Log in here

Learn About Our Membership Services

Need Research Help?
As a member you can ask us any research questions and get complimentary research assistance with a 4-day turnaround. Reports inclde stats, quotes, and best-inclass examples on research topics.
Remain Informed & Strategic
We publish several trends reports each month. By becoming a member you will have access to over 100 existing reports, plus a growing catalog of deep topical analysis and debrief-style reports so you always remain in the know.
See Trends Come To Life
Meet your peers and immerse yourself in monthly trend and innovation webinars and discounted conferences.
No search results found.