Cassette Design & Reader Integration
Cassette Design, Sample Handling and Reader Integration Services
High performance, quantitative and reader based rapid assays often require integration of other device components for optimal performance. DCN can develop your entire assay system.
DCN can provide
- Design and prototyping of custom cassettes
- Design and development of sample collection and handling devices for samples including
- Whole blood
- Food samples
- Fecal material
- Environmental samples
- Design and integration of readers (fluorescent, visual or magnetic)
- Project management services
The SymBioSys™ Program
DCN has partnered with Symbient Product Development to launch the SymBioSys™ program, designed to assist our clients in the development and commercialization of integrated assays and custom plastic components. Click here for more details.
Technically unparalleled in rapid diagnostic product development
SymBioSys™ delivers OEM development services for high sensitivity, qualitative or quantitative rapid tests using the state of the art in labeling technologies, assay formats, cassette and sample handling device design, and reader technologies.
All the capabilities of a large diagnostic company in an OEM service provider
SymBioSys™ delivers access to the critical expertise commonly found in a mature diagnostic company: regulatory, management, quality system implementation, risk analysis, manufacturing process development, equipment design, facility setup, human factors research, market research, branding and OEM manufacturing included.
Data capture and quantification are becoming critical to high performance point of need assay systems. DCN works with a variety of reader suppliers to provide reader solutions for your assay.
DCN works with all of the key suppliers of reader systems, including ESE and LRE. DCN directly sells ESE’s line of fluorescent and visual handheld and benchtop readers for lateral flow assays in the USA, and we work with clients worldwide to integrate readers from all manufacturers into their assay systems.
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See some of our available reader selection here.
Additional support for system development programs is provided by our other key partners and DCN consultants:
- Regulatory affairs
- Market evaluation
- Quality system development and implementation
See our Consulting Page for more details on how DCN can support your entire development and commercialization program
A case study for the development of a complete diagnostic test system showing the interaction of DCN and its partners is shown here.