Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are the end product of metabolic processes in the body that are related to diseases. VOCs have been collected from various sample types including breath, blood urine and feces, they can also be collected from in vitro cell samples or ex vivo tissues.
Using Field Asymmetric Ion Mobility Spectrometry (FAIMS), the Lonestar VOC Analyzer can analyze VOCs to aid in the detection of disease biomarkers related to a range of illnesses including infections, inflammatory diseases and cancers.
Lonestar has been deployed for a wide range of medical and non-medical applications, FAIMS is adaptable to many chemical detection applications spanning research and industry.
Owlstone Medical Products and Services are for research use only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.