Urimem, a membrane that can store urinary proteins simply and economically, makes the large-scale storage of clinical samples possible

Lulu Jia, Xuejiao Liu, Liu Liu, Mingxi Li & Youhe Gao
Biological samples from patients are invaluable for both medical research and medical practice. Ideally, the samples should be preserved for the same period of time as the duration of their corresponding medical records. Urine is a body fluid that can be non-invasively acquired, and it contains important biological information about the patient. Unlike blood which has mechanisms to keep the internal environment homeostatic, urine is more likely to reflect changes of the body. In other...