TY - CHAP A1 - Christopher McCormick A2 - David Heath A3 - Patricia Connolly ED1 - Pier Andrea Serra Y1 - 2011-07-18 PY - 2011 T1 - Minimally Invasive Sensing N2 - A biosensor is a detecting device that combines a transducer with a biologically sensitive and selective component. Biosensors can measure compounds present in the environment, chemical processes, food and human body at low cost if compared with traditional analytical techniques. This book covers a wide range of aspects and issues related to biosensor technology, bringing together researchers from 19 different countries. The book consists of 27 chapters written by 106 authors and divided in three sections: Biosensors Technology and Materials, Biosensors for Health and Biosensors for Environment and Biosecurity. BT - Biosensors SP - Ch. 18 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/19340 DO - 10.5772/19340 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-06-20 ER -