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Cellphone camera detects ultra rare proteins in blood

02/20/2019

Image: experimental setup in the laboratory with a kind of microscope and connected smartphone; Copyright: University of Pennsylvania

The researchers' detection system uses a standard cellphone camera to capture video of microdroplets as they pass by the lens. Fluorescent markers can be individually identified by matching them with the unique strobing light pattern they are illuminated by.