Heightened sense for sensing: Recent advances in pathogen immunoassay sensing platforms

Nicholas O Fischer, Theodore M. Tarasow, Jeffrey B H Tok

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Rapid and efficient sensors are essential for effective defense against the emerging threat of bioterrorism and biological warfare. This review article describes several recent immunosensing advances that are relevant to biothreat detection. These highly diverse examples are intended to demonstrate the breadth of these immunochemical sensing systems and platforms while highlighting those technologies that are suitable for pathogen detection.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)187-191
Number of pages5
Issue number3
StatePublished - 2007
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Analytical Chemistry

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