Capitainer simplifies and reduces the cost of blood sampling enabling anyone to collect their own blood anywhere and at anytime.

Publications

Published information about DBS technology, applications, economic benefits, case studies and more.

Cost Evaluation of Dried Blood Spot Home Sampling as Compared to Conventional Sampling

”Cost Evaluation of Dried Blood Spot Home Sampling as Compared to Conventional Sampling for Therapeutic Drug Monitoring in Children”;

L. C. Martial , R. E. Aarnoutse, M. F. Schreuder, S. S. Henriet, R. J. M. Brüggemann, M. A. Joore, PLOS ONE, December 12, 2016, e0167433

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Therapeutic Drug Monitoring by Dried Blood Spot

”Therapeutic Drug Monitoring by Dried Blood Spot: Progress to Date and Future Directions”;

A. J. Wilhelm, J. C. G. den Burger, and E. L. Swart; Clin Pharmacokinet. 2014 ; 53(11) : 961–973.

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Spot them in the spot

”Spot them in the spot: analysis of abused substances using dried blood spots”;

N. Sadones, S. Capiau, P. MM. De Kesel, W. E. Lambert & C. P. Stove; BIOANALYSIS, 2014 ; 6(17)

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Dried blood spots from finger prick facilitate

”Dried blood spots from finger prick facilitate therapeutic drug monitoring of adalimumab and anti-adalimumab in patients with inflammatory diseases”;

W.L. Kneepkens , M.F. Pouw , G.J. Wolbink, T. Schaap, M.T. Nurmohamed, A. de Vries, T. Rispens, K. Bloem; Br J Clin Pharmacol. 2017 ; 83(11) : 2474-2484.

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Investigation of the effect of blood hematocrit

”Investigation of the effect of blood hematocrit and lipid content on the blood volume deposited by a disposable dried blood spot collection device”;

N. Spooner, A. Olatunji , K. Webbley, J Pharm Biomed Anal. 2018 ; 149 : 419-424

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Publications

Published information about DBS technology, applications, economic benefits, case studies and more.

PUBLICATIONS

Blood sampling using Capitainer – B 

Investigation of the effect of blood hematocrit and lipid content on the blood volume deposited by a disposable dried blood spot collection device”;

N. Spooner, A. Olatunji , K. Webbley, J Pharm Biomed Anal. 2018 ; 149 : 419-424

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29154197

PUBLICATIONS

Applications of DBS

”Therapeutic Drug Monitoring by Dried Blood Spot: Progress to Date and Future Directions”;

A. J. Wilhelm, J. C. G. den Burger, and E. L. Swart; Clin Pharmacokinet. 2014 ; 53(11) : 961–973.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4213377/

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Case Studies

”Finger Prick Dried Blood Spots for HIV Viral Load Measurement in Field Conditions in Zimbabwe”;

S. N. Mavedzenge, C. Davey, T. Chirenje, P. Mushati, S. Mtetwa, J. Dirawo, B. Mudenge, A. Phillips, F. M.Cowan. PLoS One. 2015 ; 10(5) : e0126878

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26001044

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Applications of DBS

”A next-generation newborn screening pilot study: NGS on dried blood spots detects causal mutations in patients with inherited metabolic disease”;

F. Boemer, C. Fasquelle, S. d’Otreppe, C. Josse , V. Dideberg, K. Segers, V. Guissard, V. Capraro, FG. Debray and V. Bours; SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 2017 ; 7: 17641

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-017-18038-x

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Applications of DBS

”Stability of Proteins in Dried Blood Spot Biobanks”;

J. Björkesten, S. Enroth, Q.Shen, L. Wik, D. M. Hougaard, A.S. Cohen, L. Sörensen, V. Giedraitis, M. Ingelsson, A. Larsson, M. Kamali-Moghaddam, and U. Landegren.; Molecular & Cellular Proteomics, 2017; 16 : 1286-1296.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28501802

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Case Studies

”Dried blood spots from finger prick facilitate therapeutic drug monitoring of adalimumab and anti-adalimumab in patients with inflammatory diseases”;

W.L. Kneepkens , M.F. Pouw , G.J. Wolbink, T. Schaap, M.T. Nurmohamed, A. de Vries, T. Rispens, K. Bloem; Br J Clin Pharmacol. 2017 ; 83(11) : 2474-2484.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28791718

PUBLICATIONS

Economic benefits of capillary microsampling

”Cost Evaluation of Dried Blood Spot Home Sampling as Compared to Conventional Sampling for Therapeutic Drug Monitoring in Children”;

L. C. Martial , R. E. Aarnoutse, M. F. Schreuder, S. S. Henriet, R. J. M. Brüggemann, M. A. Joore, PLOS ONE, December 12, 2016, e0167433

https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0167433

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Case Studies

”Dried Blood Spot Analysis Suitable for Therapeutic Drug Monitoring of Voriconazole, Fluconazole, and Posaconazole”;

K. C. M. van der Elst, L. F. R. Span, K. van Hateren, K. M. Vermeulen, T. S. van der Werf, B. Greijdanus, J. G. W. Kosterink, D. R. A. Uges, J-W. C. Alffenaar; Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2013 ; 57(10) : 4999-5004.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23896473

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Applications of DBS

”Current and future use of “dried blood spot” analyses in clinical chemistry”;

S. Lehmann, C. Delaby, J. Vialaret, J. Ducos and C. Hirtz; Clin Chem Lab Med 2013 ; 51(10) : 1897–1909

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23740687

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Case Studies

”Comparison between dried blood spot and plasma sampling for therapeutic drug monitoring of antiepileptic drugs in children with epilepsy: A step towards home sampling”;

C. Linder, K. Wide, M. Walander, O. Beck, LL. Gustafsson, A. Pohanka; Clin Biochem. 2017; 50(7-8) : 418-424.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28027888

PUBLICATIONS

Applications of DBS

”Spot them in the spot: analysis of abused substances using dried blood spots”;

N. Sadones, S. Capiau, P. MM. De Kesel, W. E. Lambert & C. P. Stove; BIOANALYSIS, 2014 ; 6(17)

https://doi.org/10.4155/bio.14.156

PUBLICATIONS

Blood sampling using Capitainer – B 

”Study of measurement of the alcohol biomarker phosphatidylethanol (PEth) in dried blood spot (DBS) samples and application of a volumetric DBS device”;

O. Beck, N. Kenan Modéna, S. Seferaj, G. Lenk, A. Helander; Clinica Chimica Acta, 2018; 479 : 38–42.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29309773

PUBLICATIONS

Applications of DBS

”Systematic Review of the Use of Dried Blood Spots for Monitoring HIV Viral Load and for Early Infant Diagnosis”;

P. W. Smit, K. A. Sollis, S. Fiscus, N. Ford, M. Vitoria, S. Essajee, D. Barnett, B. Cheng, S. M. Crowe, T. Denny, A. Landay, W. Stevens, V. Habiyambere, J. H. Perriens, R. W. Peeling. PLOS ONE , 2014; 9(3) : e86461.

https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0086461

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Case Studies

”Potential of Dried Blood Self-Sampling for Cyclosporine C2 Monitoring in Transplant Outpatients”;

A.B. Leichtle, U. Ceglarek, H. Witzigmann, G. Gäbel, J. Thiery and G. M. Fiedle; J Transplant. 2010; 2010: 201918.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2905903/

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Applications of DBS

”Clinical perspectives of dried blood spot protein quantification using mass spectrometry methods”;

S. Lehmann, A. Picas, L. Tiers, J. Vialaret & . Hirtz; Critical Reviews in Clinical Laboratory Sciences, 2017; 54(3) : 173-184

https://doi.org/10.1080/10408363.2017.1297358