Project Description

Saliva Collection and Testing Device

Client: Innovacon / Alere

Our Role

  • Design second generation iScreen OFD assay device, focusing on increasing usability, product performance and manufacturabiliy.

Unique Features and Accomplishments

  • Human factors study revealed design issues in first generation device that encouraged incorrect testing procedure and allowed test to proceed without adequate starting material.
  • New design eliminated incorrect testing position and encouraged proper use of testing device.
  • New design attractive, easy to use with increased manufacturability.

Expertise Employed