OCEDP Research Projects

Biomarker Devices

Rapid measurment of biomarkers in patient samples is a major target for OCEDP research.

To that end, a team lead by Jian-Ping Wang with the assistance of OCEDP director Amy Skubitz participated in the Nokia Sensing X Challenge to develop a low-cost, portable biosensing system. View the video below for more information, and see the team here

NSXC Team Z Lab Golden Gopher Magnetic Biosensing

Research Projects

Meet the Team

Facilities at UMN

Facilities at UMN

Research Funding Support

Research Funding Support

Funding for the OCEDP has been provided by:

National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institute

Department of Defense Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs

Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance 

Cancurables Foundation

Charlene's Light 

University of Minnesota

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Donate to the OCEDP

Donate to the OCEDP

Donations to the OCEDP support our continued research:


Contact Us

Contact Us

Contact the Director:

Amy P.N. Skubitz, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Adjunct Professor, Dept Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women's Health
University of Minnesota
MMC 395
420 Delaware Street, S.E.
Minneapolis, MN  55455