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Title: Quantitative detection of pathogens in centrifugal microfluidic disks

A system and methods for detection of a nucleic acid including forming a plurality of nucleic acid detection complexes are described, each of the complexes including a nucleic acid analyte, a detection agent and a functionalized probe. The method further including binding the nucleic acid detection complexes to a plurality of functionalized particles in a fluid sample and separating the functionalized particles having the nucleic acid detection complexes bound thereto from the fluid sample using a density media. The nucleic acid analyte is detected by detecting the detection agent.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1423444
Assignee:
National Technology & Engineering Solutions of Sandia, LLC (Albuquerque, NM) SNL
Patent Number(s):
9,903,001
Application Number:
13/941,186
Contract Number:
AC04-94AL85000
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2013 Jul 12
Research Org:
Sandia National Laboratories (SNL), Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

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