QuantLase Lab, a subsidiary of International Holdings Company (IHC) in Abu Dhabi, is a research and innovation laboratory focused on developing sustainable solutions for the UAE community. The research contributes to the realization of the UAE 2021 vision where innovation, science, research, and technology form the basis of a productive and competitive knowledge-based economy.
QuantLase Lab’s work spans the spectrum from medical innovation to research, with focus on the recent developments in countering the COVID-19 pandemic. Its latest innovation introduces rapid coronavirus laser testing technology, a scientific breakthrough using an appealing and user-friendly technique called the Diffractive Phase Interferometry (DPI); compared to other tests, DPI is able to give a signature of the infection within a few seconds. The research is solidly based on deformational changes in cell structure of the virus-infected blood.