Sintef AS (Norway)


Sintef AS (Norway)

SINTEF is the largest independent research organisation in Scandinavia with multidisciplinary expertise in technology, medicine and the social sciences. In the Cobiophad project, SINTEF will apply its expertise in microfluidics and polymer microfabrication, and will be responsible for the development of microfluidic design and prototyping of disc devices.

Main Tasks

• Main participation of SINTEF is in WP2 Microfluidics and disc development, including:

i. Microfluidic design for on-disc implementation of biological assay;
ii. Prototype manufacturing and testing

• SINTEF will also contribute to WP 4 (Assay development and integration), including:

i. Contributing to assay methodology implementation
ii. Contributing to system integration
iii. Contributing to overall system design

• SINTEF will also participate in WP6 Dissemination and Exploitation

• WP7 SINTEF will take part in project management activities