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Organic Biosensor Detects Onset Of Acute Myocardial Ischemia, University of Arkansas Study


4/23/2009 7:49:57 AM

Medical News Today -- Engineering researchers at the University of Arkansas have fabricated and tested a unique biosensor that measures concentrations of potassium and hydrogen ions in the human heart with high specificity. The research could lead to a superior method of monitoring indicators of acute myocardial ischemia, or AMI, one of the leading causes of cardiovascular failure.


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