The Integrated Circuit Design Research and Education Centre of the Ho Chi Minh City National University and the Sai Gon High-Tech ParkVietnam have successfully researched and manufactured biochips (QCM) for the first time in Vietnam.

QCM is used for tests to detect E. Coli O157-H7 bacteria with quick results at low cost. It can be used in tests of seafood hygiene, addictive substances and poultry epidemics./.