Point-Of-Care method and kit for Gout detection
A colorimetry based bedside gout detection device that can also distinguish gout from pseudogout. Background: Gout, a prevalent and often debilitating disease, is characterized by the painful deposition of uric acid crystals in synovial fluid. The gold standard of gout diagnosis is detection of crystals in synovial fluid through polarized light microscopy;...
Inventor(s): Srinivas Pentyala, Lawrence Hurst
Category(s): Diagnostics, Medical Devices, Campus > Stony Brook University