G6PD Case Study

By |2019-01-21T09:51:25+00:00January 16th, 2019|

Patients with G6PD (glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase) deficiency are at risk of severe anaemia when treated for malaria. Conventional tests to check for G6PD deficiency are neither cost-effective nor practical for testing at scale in the field, so a point-of-care diagnostic test was a pressing requirement.

Black-grass Detection Case Study

By |2019-03-17T20:05:35+00:00January 16th, 2019|

Black-grass is an annual weed which poses a major threat to crops, its prevalence increasing largely as a result of resistance to commonly-used herbicides. Black-grass is thought to be the most economically important weed in Western Europe with upwards of 13% yield losses recorded.