Nutrition: finding intolerances in the blood -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine

Nutrition: finding intolerances in the blood

Interview with Dr Florian Eckhardt, CEO, DST - Diagnostische Systeme & Technologien GmbH

More and more people suffer from allergies and food intolerances. Laboratory diagnosis for these often takes long and can be inaccurate. Healthcare practitioners increasingly rely on point-of-care tests to avoid costly laboratory tests and quickly find solutions for their patients.


Photo: Man with short brown hair and suit - Dr. Florian Eckhardt; Copyright: private

Dr. Florian Eckhardt; ©private

Photo: Small POC test kit for blood samples; Copyright: beta-web/Spelleken

The NutriSMART test kit for food intolerances at MEDICA 2015; ©beta-web/Spelleken

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