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Research Team Creates Bacterial Sensor Modeled After the Immune System

Submitted by lsekela on February 6, 2019 - 09:24 AM

Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) researchers designed a Universal Bacterial Sensor—modeled after the human innate immune system—that mimics the biological recognition of all categories of bacterial pathogens. Requiring less than a drop of blood, it detects all pathogens without prior knowledge of what they might be, before symptom onset.

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R&D

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Laura Panjwan

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