Lab Chip 2021 Apr 21. Epub 2021 Apr 21.
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department, Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Ave., Glennan Building, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA. and Biomedical Engineering Department, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA and Case Comprehensive Cancer Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA.
Anemia, characterized by low blood hemoglobin level, affects about 25% of the world's population with the heaviest burden borne by women and children. Anemia leads to impaired cognitive development in children, as well as high morbidity and early mortality among sufferers. Anemia can be caused by nutritional deficiencies, oncologic treatments and diseases, and infections such as malaria, as well as inherited hemoglobin or red cell disorders. Read More