This technology can diagnose multiple diseases simultaneously and in different settings. The LAMP platform is compatible with devices in laboratories, including real-time PCR. It can also be adapted for home use or bedside testing. With the help of Beacon fluorescent probes, this technology can be used for multiplex detection. LAMP technology has the potential to dramatically change health outcomes for people around the world, reduce the incidence of disease, and help patients make vital health decisions at the best time.
Picture from: Alhassan A, Li Z, Poole CB, Carlow CK. Expanding the MDx toolbox for filarial diagnosis and surveillance. Trends Parasitol. 2015 Aug;31(8):391-400.