biosensor


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bi·o·sen·sor

 (bī′ō-sĕn′sər, -sôr)
n.
1. A device that detects, records, and transmits information regarding a physiological change or process.
2. A device that uses biological materials, such as enzymes, to monitor the presence of various chemicals in a substance.

biosensor

(ˈbaɪəʊˌsɛnsə)
n
a biological device used to detect specific chemical presence
Translations
biocapteur

biosensor

[ˈbaɪəʊˈsensəʳ] Nbiosensor m
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Besides healthcare and food, biosensor devices are penetrating the mobile, security and automotive segments, notes Frost & Sullivan
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian researchers produced a biosensor with high sensitivity and selectivity, in a laboratorial study, which can successfully detect a type of bacterium that causes salmonella poisoning in food samples.
ISLAMABAD -- Iranian researchers produced a new type of enzyme biosensor to increase the speed of clinical diagnosis.
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This technology is based on an innovative biosensor using enzymes as detection element and an electrochemical system as transducer.
Her influenza biosensor, for example, is aimed at not just detecting the flu virus but also at determining whether the strain is pandemic.
Designed for researchers and professionals, the text covers the development history and basic concept and knowledge of cell-based biosensors; cell culture on chips; the mechanism and models of cell-based biosensors; the microelectrode array as a cell-based biosensor designed for transferring and recording cellular action potential; the cell-based field-effect transistor sensor fabricated by semiconductor technology; proposal of a light addressable potentiometric sensor; the electric cell substrate impedance sensing; the patch clamp chip; other cell-based biosensors, such as quartz crystal microbalance, surface plasmon resonance, and immune cell-based biosensors; and developing trends.
Swedish biotech company Biosensor Applications Sweden AB said on Wednesday (12 December) that the new Paphos/Larnaca airport on Cyprus has placed an order for two BIOSENS narcotics and explosives detectors.
Tokyo, Japan, June 5, 2006 - (JCN) - Sakata Seed announced on May 30 that it has commercialized a biosensor for soil diagnosis in collaboration with the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology and will soon begin marketing the product.
The biological response of a biosensor is determined by the biocatalytic membrane, which converts the substrate to a molecular product.
For wound care, the researchers suggest, the biosensor pores would contain molecules, such as antibodies, that bind to microbe-specific proteins.
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