Sickle cell diagnosis
Due to inaccessibility to sickle cell diagnosis in remote areas, there is need to develop a low cost non invasive device for sickle cell by using IR light. A person would insert a finger in the insertion slot, data is processed and results are displayed immediately.
- Clinical need
- Point-of-care diagnosis
- Monitoring device
- Sickle cell diagnosis equipment are expensive and not readily available in remote areas