Review papers

  • Paper microfluidics for nucleic acid amplification testing

    Paper microfluidics for nucleic acid amplification testing (NAAT) of infectious diseases

    Author: Magro L, Escadafal C, Garneret P, Jacquelin B, Kwasiborski A, Manuguerra JC, Monti F, Sakuntabhai A, Vanhomwegen J, Lafayee P, Tabeling P.
    In this review, we attempt to offer a structured description of the state of the art. The domain is not ...
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  • Implications of direct amplification for measuring antimicrobial resistance using point-of-care devices

    Implications of direct amplification for measuring antimicrobial resistance using point-of-care devices

    Author: Williams MR, Stedtfeld RD, Waseem H, Stedtfeld T, Upham B, Khalife W, Etchebarne B, Hughes M, Tiedjeef JM, Hashsham SA.
    This review summarizes direct amplification methods and their implication for rapid measurement of antimicrobial resistance. Future research directions that may ...
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  • Enabling miniaturised personalised diagnostics: from lab-on-a-chip to lab-in-a-drop

    Enabling miniaturised personalised diagnostics: from lab-on-a-chip to lab-in-a-drop

    Author: Koo K, Wee EJH, Wang Y, Trau M.
    In this review, we first evaluate the three fundamental bioassay steps for miniaturised NA biomarker detection: crude sample preparation, isothermal ...
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  • Advances in aptamers-based lateral flow assays

    Advances in aptamers-based lateral flow assays

    Author: Jauset-Rubio M, El-Shawawi MS, Bashammakh AS, Alyoubi AO, O'Sullivan CK.
    In this review, an overview of the aptamer-based lateral flow assays developed to date is provided, highlighting the advantages of ...
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  • A CRISPR Way to Diagnose Infectious Diseases

    A CRISPR Way to Diagnose Infectious Diseases

    Author: Caliendo AM, Hodinka RL.
    A new method for detecting infectious disease involves the use of a genetic probe and an enzyme that is activated ...
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  • Recombinase polymerase amplification Basics applications and recent advances

    Recombinase polymerase amplification: Basics, applications and recent advances

    Author: Lobato IM, O'Sullivan CK.
    In this review the reader will find the principles of RPA and a complete review of the majority of publications ...
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  • Molecular Biosensors for Electrochemical Detection of Infectious Pathogens in Liquid Biopsies- Current Trends and Challenges

    Molecular Biosensors for Electrochemical Detection of Infectious Pathogens in Liquid Biopsies: Current Trends and Challenges

    Author: Campuzano S, Yanez-Sedeno P, Pingarron JM.
    The tremendous potential offered by electrochemical affinity biosensors to detect on-site infectious pathogens at clinically relevant levels in scarcely treated ...
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  • Towards lab-on-a-chip diagnostics for malaria elimination

    Towards Lab-on-a-Chip Diagnostics for Malaria Elimination

    Author: Kolluri N, Klapperich CM, Cabodi M.
    Here, we review and compare currently-available and emerging lab-on-a-chip diagnostic approaches in three categories: (1) protein-based tests, (2) nucleic acid ...
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  • Advances in Microfluidics and Lab-on-a-Chip Technologies

    Advances in Microfluidics and Lab-on-a-Chip Technologies

    Author: Jayamohan H, Romanov V, Li H, Son J, Samuel R, Nelson J, Gale BK
    This chapter reviews the application of microfluidics for molecular diagnostics methods such as nucleic acid amplification, next-generation sequencing, high-resolution melting ...
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  • DNA Amplification and Detection Made Simple (Relatively)

    DNA Amplification and Detection Made Simple (Relatively).

    Author: Hoff M
    The researchers tested the sensitivity, specificity, and speed of RPA by using it to amplify three kinds of human DNA, ...
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