Bedside Testing of Coagulation Function and Biomarkers

James Fox with Galit Frydman

Many diseases disrupt the balance in our blood coagulation system and result in life- threatening bleeding and clotting events.  While there have been many new anticoagulant drugs, the lack of timely testing for these new drugs is a crucial limiting factor.  This project is developing rapid, bedside blood diagnostics and drug monitoring capabilities to be read in less than 10 minutes.