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Detecting sepsis by observing neutrophil motility

A microfluidic device for assaying neutrophil motility in blood samples from sepsis patients and a machine-learning algorithm trained with the motility data enable a faster and accurate sepsis diagnosis.

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Fig. 1: Microfluidic device for assaying the spontaneous motility of neutrophils in whole blood.
Fig. 2: An integrative approach for the diagnosis and stratification of sepsis.

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Hassan, U., Valera, E. & Bashir, R. Detecting sepsis by observing neutrophil motility. Nat Biomed Eng 2, 197–198 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41551-018-0223-0

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