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Mobile Assay

Mobile Assay's Lab-on-Mobile-Device platform is transforming how rapid diagnostic tests are used and how the results are communicated.

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Biotechnology
  • Location Boulder, CO, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded December 2011
  • Employees 4
  • Website

Company Summary

Mobile Assay Inc has developed smartphone, tablet, and mobile device software designed for highly sensitive analysis and quantification of inexpensive rapid diagnostic test strips. The Lab-on-Mobile-Device application is a Bill and Melinda Gates Grand Challenge Explorations Gold Award winning application for use in the developing world increases the sensitivity of these tests up to 100 fold to provide low-cost, fast, accurate, easy-to-use results


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    Donald Cooper
    Chief Science Officer and President

    An Associate Professor at the University of Colorado and the Institute for Behavioral Genetics (IBG), Don's laboratory developed a method called Quantitative Ratiometric Pixel Density Analysis (QRPDA) and Mobile Image Ratiometry (MIR) which allows mobile smartphone technology to quantify and increase the sensitivity of immunochromatographic lateral flow test.

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    Michael Williams
    Chief Executive Officer

    Mr. Williams brings more than 25 years of award winning technical leadership experience to Mobile Assay. He is a specialist in healthcare and biomedicine informatics including acquisition, storage, and analysis of data. Michael has extensive experience managing software development teams, establishing enterprise technology strategies, cultivating cross sector partnerships and has been integral in creating over $600M in shareholder value.

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    Bryan Callahan
    Chief Technology Officer

    Bryan has over 16 years of software engineering experience in various fields including security, web, mobile, and human-centered computing. While attending college, He engineered solutions to simulate various principles of plasma physics at the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics. The Lab-on-Mobile-Device platform was developed by Mr. Callahan using Mobile Image Ratiometry algorithms.

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    Phil Callahan
    Chief Branding Officer

    Phil has a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Wisconsin and is currently a pharmaceutical Microbiologist. Phil has over 20 years of experience in User Interface and Design.


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    Mark Overturf, Overturf McGath Hull & Doherty, P.C.