Applications of Dielectrophoresis in the Field of Medical Sciences

Authors(4) :-Riteshkumar Arya, Hirani Komal, Sankaranarayanan A., Krishnamurthy R.

Dielectrophoresis (DEP) is an accurate, fast and a low-costing diagnostic technique that works on the principle of polarization and motion of bioparticles in applied electric field. This technique has brought great revolution in various fields of science such as polymer research, biosensors, medical diagnostics, microfluidics and environmental research. Research in the field of medical science is the major and wide area of interest that could potentially get benefited from DEP technology for its diverse applications. Moreover, many specialized fields of medical science research are yet to be benefited from the technique offered by DEP. This paper will give an overview of recent progress, current challenges, future aspects and potential applications of DEP technique in the field of medical science. This review will also guide the medical researchers and scientists to explore and make utilization of DEP technique in their respective area of research.

Authors and Affiliations

Riteshkumar Arya
Department of Microbiology, Institute for Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Jaipur National University, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
Hirani Komal
Department of Microbiology, C. G. Bhakta Institute of Biotechnology, Uka Tarsadia University, Bardoli, , Rajasthan, India
Sankaranarayanan A.
Department of Microbiology, C. G. Bhakta Institute of Biotechnology, Uka Tarsadia University, Bardoli, , Rajasthan, India
Krishnamurthy R.
Department of Microbiology, C. G. Bhakta Institute of Biotechnology, Uka Tarsadia University, Bardoli, , Rajasthan, India

Dielectrophoresis, Bioparticles Manipulation, Medical Science Diagnostics, Human Health.

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Published in : Volume 4 | Issue 11 | November-December 2018
Date of Publication : 2018-12-30
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Riteshkumar Arya, Hirani Komal, Sankaranarayanan A., Krishnamurthy R., " Applications of Dielectrophoresis in the Field of Medical Sciences", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science and Technology(IJSRST), Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X, Volume 4, Issue 11, pp.328-341, November-December-2018. Available at doi :
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