A rapid, instrument-free, sample-to-result nucleic acid amplification test.

  title={A rapid, instrument-free, sample-to-result nucleic acid amplification test.},
  author={Lisa K Lafleur and Joshua D. Bishop and Erin K. Heiniger and Ryan Gallagher and Max Wheeler and Peter Kauffman and Xiaohong Zhang and Enos C. Kline and Joshua R. Buser and Sujatha Kumar and Samantha A. Byrnes and Nicolaas M. J. Vermeulen and Noah K Scarr and Yevgeniy S. Belousov and Walt Mahoney and Bhushan J. Toley and Paula D Ladd and Barry R. Lutz and Paul Yager},
  journal={Lab on a chip},
  volume={16 19},
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