The MARTI TB diagnostic test

MARTI brings TB diagnosis to the point-of-care.

  • MARTI eliminates the need for sputum sampling by using a single drop of blood
  • Provides a result in under 1 hour
  • Accurate in patients with HIV and extra-pulmonary TB

An antibody detection-based diagnostic test in a suitable format could potentially replace microscopy and extend tuberculosis diagnosis to the public health system.
- World Health Organisation, 2011

MARTI is an EIS-based diagnostic detecting antibodies in TB patients early on, regardless of their HIV status.

MARTI has already come a long way