Analysis of exhaled breath for diagnostics

29.11.2016

In collaboration with the University Hospital Zurich, Prof. Zenobi is developing new non-invasive methods for diagnostics. Exhaled breath is analyzed with high-resolution mass spectrometry to diagnose lung diseases and monitor drugs.

The PULS episode can be watched here (German only)

Prof. Renato Zenobi: PULS - Exhaled Breath Analysis

Prof. Renato Zenobi in PULS
Prof. Renato Zenobi in PULS: Atemgasanalyse
http://www.srf.ch/sendungen/puls

References

SRF PULS "Für Diagnose bitte blasen"
(Further information and another video about the detector chip technology. In German)

Breath analysis in real time by mass spectrometry in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Martinez-Lozano Sinues, Meier L, Berchtold C, Ivanov M, Sievi N, Camen G, Kohler M, Zenobi R.
Respiration, 2014, 87(4), 301–10

Zurich Exhalomics

 
 
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