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Red. / mobile rapid diagnostic device

Red.
Red.

Red. is a point of care device capable of realizing blood tests to detect contamination by infectious diseases and delivering the results quickly. It uses disposable cartridges which are capable of realizing real time polymerase chain reaction in 15 minutes. Each cartridge realizes one test (aids, malaria, leishmaniasis, yellow fever, etc.). Red's design resembles today smartphones to make it more user-friendly. It also has smartphone dimensions which makes Red. portable. The cartridge is the size of a regular credit card. Dimensions: 108 x 67 x 26 mm. Material: ABS. Video: https://vimeo.com/57082210

University

Universidade do Estado

Universidade do Estado
Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Design

Celestino, Antonio

Celestino, Antonio
Belo Horizonte, Brazil