Our patent titled “Portable cortisol sensing platform based on compact UV light sources” is granted with the US patent # 9,752,980. In this patent, systems and methods for detecting a biological analyte are
provided. The biological analyte can be, for example, cortisol. Detection can be achieved without external labels/mediators. Microfluidic systems can be incorporated into the optical sensor for enhanced point-of-care applications. The sensor can be used in a variety of low-power electronics for wearable applications.
Congratulations to Dr. Raju Sinha and Dr. Phani Kiran Vabbina!