Photo of Arlyne Simon presenting at the Collegiate Inventor Competition

Collegiate Inventor Pitch

1024 550 Arlyne Simon, PhD | Biochemical Engineer. Author. Inventor. Entrepreneur.

This invention is a diagnostic platform that can detect graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) in patients who underwent bone marrow transplantation. The test uses aqueous two-phase system microdroplets to inherently prevent false positive signals, enabling accurate quantification of GVHD protein biomarkers in minute biological samples.