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Module 2C1 - Introduction to technology, manufacturing and commercialization of Glucose Strips 

An introduction to the technology, manufacturing and commercialization of Glucose Strips. ZP is an experienced ISO13485 certified contract development and manufacturing team, led by a bio-electrochemistry entrepreneurs with over 20 years of biosensor development and manufacturing experience. In this module we distil our technical and commercial understanding of electrochemical glucose strips into an easy to understand format.
Our course is perfectly complemented by the Biosensors Builders kit.
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What's included, and intention of module

  • eBook
  • Video

Introduction to SMBG

In this module we introduce:
• Workflow to manufacture a glucose strip.
• Which electrode to use?
• Why the geometry?
• Biochemistry for glucose sensors.
• How to activate the electrodes?
• How to attach capillary fill to your glucose electrodes?
• Building electronics for glucose strips?
• ISO13485 compliance/Quality.
• What does it cost to bring an IVD to market?

Flying start

This module is the distillation of over 23 years of industrial experience of commercial biosensor development, commercialization and manufacturing .
Meet the instructor

Dr Martin Peacock

Dr Martin Peacock is an industrial bioelectrochemist with over twenty years of biosensor experience, having had industrial roles from Abbott Diabetes to GSK, and solving technical challenges from continuous glucose monitoring to RNA analysis. In recent years Martin has set-up biosensor focused companies across the globe from Silicon Valley California to Oslo Norway.
Patrick Jones - Course author
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