Optimization of a fast DNA technique for the diagnosis of multiple pathogens and diseases of genetic origin
Dr Tam, Joseph Wing On (Principal investigator)
HKU Project Code
Industrial Support Fund
Optimize the procedures and protocols for a rapid hybridizaton process essential for the development of rapid DNA diagnostic kits; produce a prototype device for the said procedures to increase the efficiency sensitivity and specificity for specific DNA annealing process; using HIV, HCV, HBV as examples to produce a kit for them within a single device.