Client: Quidel

Our Role

  • Redesign to improve the performance of breakable tip dispensing and seal of existing cap.
  • Sample type: fecal occult – for testing blood in stool

Unique Features and Accomplishments

  • Applied our materials and design experience to design a tip that breaks cleanly, repeatably and yields precise residual geometry.
  • Revised body design to improve ergonomics and allow the user to more accurately dispense sample.
  • Designed tip features that yield a precise drop volume.

Expertise Employed
While all projects benefit from our development process and expertise in design, engineering, and in-house rapid prototyping, this project highlights our expertise in: