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EMedic Innovation Global Competition 2021

The project "QuickCAS: An Easy-To-Use Analysis System for Quick Detection of Infectious Pathogens in Clinical Samples" won the Clinical Readiness Award in the Engineering Medical Innovation Global Competition 2021.

Winners of the Inventions of Geneva 2021

The project "QuickCAS: An Easy-To-Use Analysis System for Quick Detection of Infectious Pathogens in Clinical Samples" won the Bronze Medal in the Inventions of Geneva of 2021.

Hong Kong Winners of the Inventions of Geneva 2021

The project "QuickCAS: An Easy-To-Use Analysis System for Quick Detection of Infectious Pathogens in Clinical Samples" won the Bronze Medal in the Inventions of Geneva of 2021.

The US Patent has been Granted since 2021

The Technology applied in QuickCAS has been granted with US Patent in 2021.

New Pathogen Detection Method on C. diff by 15 mins and costs only HK$50 (HKEJ 2020)

New engineering and medical research on pathogen detection system by CUHK saves time and costs. It is planned to extend its application to other pathogen such as Covid-19 and Streptococcus pneumoniae.

CUHK designs novel microrobotic diagnostic system for infectious pathogens (BioSpectrum 2020)

The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) has recently developed a fully automated, low cost and rapid microrobotic diagnostic system with comparable sensitivity and specificity to clinical detection methods.

Microrobotic detection system diagnoses infectious pathogens (Lab+Life Scientist 2020)

Researchers from The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) have developed a fully automated, low-cost, and rapid microrobotic diagnostic system with comparable sensitivity and specificity to clinical detection methods.

CUHK developed a microrobotic diagnostic device to detect C. diff within 30 mins (HK01 2020)

The latest invention of microrobotic detection system by CUHK named QuickCAS could detect the GI pathogen Clostridium difficile within 30 minutes and save 6 times the current cost.

CUHK developed a fully automated rapid detection system (Phoenix Media 2020)

The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) has developed a fully microrobotic diagnostic system that saves the detection time to 30 minutes and costs of detection.

QuickCAS exhibits in the Inno-Carnival 2020 (Sing Tao 2020)

The brand new technological invention of CUHK and CityU exhibits in Inno-Carnival 2020 that are applicable to daily lives. For CUHK, the magnetic microrobot detection system is applicable to the C. diff detection which saves time and cast.

CUHK develops rapid microrobotic diagnostic system for multiple pathogens (BioWorld 2020)

HONG KONG – A research team at the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) has developed a fully automated, low-cost and rapid microrobotic diagnostic system that can be used with multiple pathogens, including COVID-19.

Speedy virus detector on the way (The Standard 2020)

The Chinese University is developing a fully automated, low cost and rapid testing system to detect multiple bacteria and viruses, including Covid-19.

Instant detection on C. diff with microrobot. (AM730 2019)

Prof. Zhang Li collaborates with Prof. Joseph Sung in the Project of QuickCAS using magnetic microrobotic technology for pathogen detection.

Microrobot rapid sensing method distinguishing C. diff (Headline 2019)

Prof. Zhang Li collaborates with Prof. Joseph Sung in the Project of QuickCAS using magnetic microrobotic technology for pathogen detection.

CUHK develops a microrobot to find C. diff within 15 mins (Skypost 2019)

CUHK has developed a Ganoderma lucidum spores-based microrobot as the pathogen detection system which saves the time from 3 days to 15 minutes to detect C. diff.

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