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Table 3 Examples of biomedical apps classified under “Equipment displacement”

From: The world of biomedical apps: their uses, limitations, and potential

App name OS Description App type Hardware
Colony Count Android Count bacterial colonies Native (Expt Lab) Camera
Colony Count BETA Android Count bacterial colonies and perform measurements of bacterial growth on agar plates. Native (Expt Lab) Camera
Colony Counter iOS Count bacterial colonies Native (Expt Lab) Camera
Fast Counter iOS Count bacterial colonies Native (Expt Lab) Camera
Promega Colony Counter iOS Count bacterial colonies; Manually mark additional colonies or remove false positives; Quadrant-zoom for easier adjustments. Native (Expt Lab) Camera
Gelapp: DNA&Prot Gel Analyzer Android & iOS Auto detection of bands and calculation of band sizes Native (Expt Lab) Camera