Integrated lab-on-a-chip uses smartphone to quickly detect multiple pathogens

A multidisciplinary group that includes the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the University of Washington at Tacoma has developed a novel platform to diagnose infectious disease at the point of care using a smartphone as the detection instrument in conjunction with a test kit in the format of a credit card. The group is […]

Alumna Zhuo earns scholar award for PCEM-related paper

Yue Zhuo, PHD ’15 BIOE and postdoctoral fellow at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, recently earned the 2017 Microscopy and Microanalysis Postdoctoral Scholar Award for her conference paper, “Label-free Imaging of Stem Cell Adhesion and Dynamic Tracking of Boundary Evolution using Photonic Crystal Enhanced Microscopy” (PCEM). The Microscopy Society of America presented the award […]