An Acoustic Plate Mode Sensor for Biowarfare Toxins, Phase II
Annual rept 1 Aug 1996-31 Jul 1997
BIODE INC BANGOR ME
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This report details the design, evaluation and experimental data obtained during the first fiscal year of the contract. Results are presented in five areas. 1 The covalent attachment of immunoglobulin G IgG to gold surfaces and the supporting surface chemical analysis 2 the design and evaluation of the piezoelectric sensors 3 the design and evaluation of the measurement electronics 4 the design and construction of a microprocessor-based user interface and 5 the discussion of preliminary biosensor data. A stable and reusable attachment procedure is obtained using poly-propylmercapto methyl siloxane and thioalkylated antibody.
- Electrical and Electronic Equipment
- Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare