[Patent] Paper Microfluidic Devices for Forensic Serology
Paper microfluidic devices for the detection of bodily fluids are provided. Such devices can be used, for example, for detection of bodily fluids from or at crime scenes, including blood, saliva, semen, urine, feces, vaginal fluids, and perspiration. Detection can be performed using colorimetric reagents that react when placed in contact with the fluid of interest. A single device can be used to test for multiple bodily fluids at the same time.
Document Type and Number: United States Patent Application 20170067881
Kind Code: A1
Inventors: Mccord, Bruce (Miami, FL, US) Duncan, George (Miami, FL, US) Wardlow, Ashley (Miami, FL, US)