Florida Insect Control Group Pest Management Solutions
One-third of the world’s population is at daily risk of contracting a mosquito-borne disease, yet the mass use of mosquito-cides are harmful to both humans and the environment. Florida Insect Control Group’s ground-breaking pest control system mixes micro-porous plastic polymers with pesticides to directly target and kill mosquitoes without negatively impacting the environment, humans or other insects.
Healthy.io Smartphone Camera Urinalysis
Healthy.io aims to simplify and speed up access to medical diagnosis, and reduce pressure on strained healthcare systems, by turning smartphones into clinical-grade diagnostic devices for urine testing. Using a smartphone’s camera and a connected computer vision app to scan a standard urine test dipstick and transmit the result automatically to clinicians for review, the service allows patients to home-test for early signs of chronic kidney disease, urinary tract infections and routine prenatal checks.
ImmunifyMe Smart Vaccination Scheduling and Monitoring Tool
ImmunifyMe provides a secure and accessible cloud-based method for parents to keep track of their children’s vaccinations, thus increasing immunisation rates for preventable diseases. Backed by partnerships with hospitals, governments and health organisations, with a focus on standardisation across different countries, ImmunifyMe’s web and app-based technology and automated digital monitoring help to overcome deficiencies in paper-based systems and provide access to vaccination records anywhere in the world.
MobileODT EVA System for Cervical Cancer Screening
MobileODT’s Enhanced Visual Assessment System is a portable AI-enabled diagnostic tool that dramatically increases access to screening for cervical cancer, one of the leading causes of death for women worldwide. It allows healthcare providers to detect cervical cancer at the point-of-care in under one second, replacing reliance on laboratory tests and sample collection, at a fraction of the price. It is currently used in 29 countries.
Salauno Visual Care for Vulnerable Remote Locations
Salauno offers affordable eyecare services across Mexico through its own diagnostic centres and a network of optometrists who travel to isolated communities. The development of collaborative links with local community leaders helps salauno find, access and support marginalised patients, resulting in the treatment of over 6,000 individuals in three years. Candidates for treatment, including surgery, are scheduled for an appointment in salauno’s surgical centre, and all treatments are heavily subsidised.
SonoCare Health-tech Diagnostics Solution for Healthy Pregnancies
SonoCare’s health-tech diagnostics solution addresses the severe lack of accessible and affordable healthcare for low- and middle-income pregnant women in Nigeria. Through a mobile app, portable equipment and partnerships with local organisations, SonoCare detects pregnancy complications before they become life-threatening. SonoCare has screened more than 31,000 women in rural areas and identified over 18,000 high-risk pregnancies to date.
Viz.ai Solutions for Faster Stroke Diagnostics
Viz.ai uses AI-based technology to analyse CT images of the brain for the most devastating types of strokes. The software cross-references a stroke victim’s brain scan with a vast database of scans and then sends this data to a specialist to confirm the diagnosis. This can reduce the time required to diagnose, triage and treat a stroke from hours to a few minutes.