POC tests for UTIs and other bacterial infections
This article was originally published in Start Up
Spectromics Ltd. was formed to license and commercialize technology that can detect bacterial susceptibility to drugs in only 10 minutes by detecting the underlying metabolism of pathogens. The start-up aims to incorporate it into a POC test that doctors can use to expose a patient's urine sample to eight different antibiotics, to see which can kill the bugs and which meet resistance.
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