Silicon technology is one of the most promising solutions for low-cost, sensitive, and specific measurements of a large number of biomarkers.
Chip technology has given us ever-faster and smarter computers, smartphones, sensors and will keep on doing this in the future. We will need further scaling of chip building blocks for faster and better data communication, computation, and storage in large server plants. Finally, chip technology will enable a revolution in healthcare.
The healthcare arena is on a clear path toward preventative and personalized medicine. Measurements of health status are essential in advising patients and healthcare professionals on the most appropriate preventive or curative measures. However, our...