Breath Analysis & the Respiratory System 101

Read our short document summarizing the potential of breath analysis in respiratory research, what data we have, and how Owlstone Medical can help.

Respiratory disease affects one in five people and is the third most common cause of death across the world. Breath is enriched with compounds that are associated with many different mechanisms associated with respiratory disease, meaning these compounds can be used as biomarkers. There is a promising association between changes in breath composition and respiratory function and disease. Read our short document detailing the powerful potential of exhaled breath analysis and its use in clinical research in respiratory disease.

This document focuses on discussing four major areas:

  1. Why use breath?
  2. What data do we have?
  3. Analytical techniques.
  4. How can Owlstone Medical help?


If you have any questions or would like to use Breath Biopsy in your respiratory system research, please get in touch with our expert team.

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