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Equashield Pro

Equashield LLC.

Safely prepares prescribed compound drugs, especially chemo agents, for IV administration to prevent cross-contamination and staff's health risk.

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robotics
prevent contamination by hazardous drugs
ready for market
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iBreastExam

UE LifeSciences, Inc.

A portable breast scanner that assesses breast tissue elasticity to detect presence of breast cancer with results ready in five minutes.

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device
detect breast cancer
scaling
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HIV vaccine SAV001

Western University

A vaccine that could activate an anti-HIV immune response, and may one day be effective in preventing people from contracting HIV.

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vaccine
prevent human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)
phase II clinical trials
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Smart Watch for Nurses

Texas A&M University

A watch that can assess the stress levels and well-being of nurses to help them manage their workload and avoid medical errors and burnout.

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monitoring device
monitor nurses' stress and workload
prototype under development
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CarePlatform

Daktari Diagnostics

A portable device that allows real-time detection of viruses, such as HIV and instantly shares the results to a cloud-based managment system.

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research tool
diagnose infection
under development
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SimpleECG

Nanowear

An undergarment that continuously monitors the electrical activity of the heart and breathing rate. This data is sent to a mobile application.

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monitoring device
improve care
approval by fda
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YO sperm test kit

Medical Electronic Systems

A male fertility kit allowing men to test their sperm count and motility - if sperms are swimming or not - at the comfort of their home.

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device
test male fertility
available to purchase
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Anti-Snore Wearable

Sleep.ai B.V.

Snoring reduces when snorers sleep on the side. This wearable detects snoring sounds and sends vibration to the snorer so they can change position.

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wearable
help stop snoring
crowd funding
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HIV test on a USB stick

Imperial College of London

Detecting HIV virus by placing a drop of blood on a device the size of a USB stick, making diagnosis of the virus more convenient and efficient.

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diagnostic
enable HIV testing in remote areas
under development
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INTERACTION System

University of Twente

A suit with 41 sensors to be worn by stroke survivors to monitor their recovery after rehabilitation programs outside of clinical settings.

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wearable
track stroke patients in home
under development
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Clue

BioWink GmbH

A mobile app that uses smart algorithm and inputted information to predict women's next period to help them keep track of reproductive health.

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app
track menstrual period
available now
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OslerMD

OslerMD, Inc.

Detect vital signs like blood pressure and heart rate by placing fingertips on the sensors. The results can be read and saved with a smart device.

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device
measure vital signs
pre-sale
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SkinGun

RenovaCare

A gun that sprays on skin stem cells to quickly heal burns within a couple of days.

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device
treat burns
under development
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Timesulin Dose Cap

Patients Pending

A smart compact insulin pen cap that automatically tracks injection doses, reducing the chance of missing or taking a double dose.

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device
record last insulin injection taken
available to use
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Emfit QS

Emfit Limited

A contact free sleep tracker installed under a mattress that measures heart rate in order to monitor sleep and detect sleep apnea and stress levels.

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device
monitor heart rate during sleep
available to use
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b.well

b.well Health

Collects all your health information like medical insurance and records in one place, which can be easily accessible via an app or web platform.

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health management system
manage health in one platform
available to use
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NR600

Nano Retina

Implantable digital chips at the back of the eyeballs that function like retina cells to help restore vision with a pair of special eyeglasses.

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device
restore lost vision
patent pending
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Flexible and wearable Terahertz scanner

Tokyo Institute of Technology

A portable, wearable and safe terahertz imaging scanner that can inspect curved surfaces like the skin for detection of health issues.

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imaging device
scan curved 3D surfaces such as the skin
under development
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Capsule to treat haemophilia

The University of Texas

A swallowable capsule to treat haemophilia, a disease where people's blood doesn't clot. This capsule is an alternative to daily injections.

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therapeutic
treat haemophilia
breakthrough
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Olympus Contained Tissue Extraction System

Olympus America Inc.

A device for laparoscopic surgeries designed to view and isolate cancerous tissues while preventing its spread during gynecological procedures.

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device
improve outcomes for gynecological procedures
approval by fda
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Profound

Zebra Medical Vision, Inc.

An online platform that allows people to upload and receive clinical assessments of their medical scans to help them better understand their health.

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imaging analysis
analyse imaging scans
available to use
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Heal

Heal, Inc.

An online based healthcare service that enables doctors to conduct patient visits at the patient's home. Home visits are requested through the app.

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app
facilitate a doctor house visit
available to use
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Flexible Artificial muscle

John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS)

An artificial muscle that requires low voltage to operate can offer a wide range of motion for the creation of soft robots and prosthetic limbs.

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device
improve creation of prosthetic limbs
breakthrough
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Ascensia Diabetes Care

A wireless glucose meter that allows diabetes patients to record and monitor their blood glucose levels, diet and activity levels on an app.

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monitor blood glucose levels
approval by fda
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