U of A professor Steve Tung and engineering postdoctoral research fellow Bo Ma have been awarded a second commercialization grant from the Chancellor’s Fund in support of their portable handheld DNA-sequencing system. Their successful, first commercialization grant led to the redesign of a DNA sequencing chip to automate sequencing. Phase II will lead to the development of a handheld prototype based on the improved sequencing chip, as well as a smartphone app for data analysis.Learn more »
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Commercialization Fund Discussion (Arts and humanities)