Organization: Spectral Diagnostics Inc

Spectral to develop rapid blood sampling devices

Spectral Diagnostics Inc, Etobicoke ON, has launched a $12-million R&D project to develop a family of hand-held, finger-prick blood sampling devices. The project received $3.9 million in assistance from Technology Partnerships Canada. Spectral is targeting a 15-minute diagnosis time for the rapid, point-of-care instruments, providing timely test results for emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases. The…