The level of free glucose in the human body can be measured not only in blood, but also in the tear film.
Diabetics can measure their blood glucose without using painful finger pricks and drawing blood.
All with just a gentle touch to the ocular tears above the lower eyelid.
Hand held form factor, portable, the size of a marker pen, battery powered.
Results on contact – no tear extraction, no reflex tearing, no processing time.
Patients felt no discomfort, correlation between tear glucose and blood glucose was very positive
Type II Diabetes
Diabetes Affects 8.3% of U.S. Population
To discuss our technology of Non-invasive, Episodic Monitoring of Blood Glucose in Diabetics through Ocular Tears via Surface Plasmon Resonance