A Sudbury-based medical technology company says an affordable home blood test system it has developed will be available for purchase by Spring 2022.
Verv Technologies has developed a blood test device that it says anyone can use from their home. The company says a user can get their cholesterol level, for example, on their smartphone in as little as 15 minutes.
Victoria Coleman, Verv’s vice-president of business development, said the company’s “secret sauce” is patent-pending technology that can separate blood plasma from whole blood in a small device.
“It’s looking to transform how people can take their blood and they’ll take their blood from their homes,” Coleman said. “So it will enable individuals to be able to do their own blood testing from their home and have results within 15 minutes to their smartphone.” Click here to read the full article