Updated May 24, 2019

Locally weaving glucose sensors for global diagnostics

http://www.achiralabs.com/

Low-cost fabric glucose sensors developed by Achira Labs can be manufactured locally by weaving communities, which are widespread in India and other parts of the developing world.
How does your innovation work?
Many diabetics in India cannot afford diagnostic strips to monitor glucose levels. Glucose sensors developed by Achira Labs can be manufactured locally by weaving communities. Work...
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Low-cost fabric glucose sensors developed by Achira Labs can be manufactured locally by weaving communities, which are widespread in India and other parts of the developing world.
How does your innovation work?
Many diabetics in India cannot afford diagnostic strips to monitor glucose levels. Glucose sensors developed by Achira Labs can be manufactured locally by weaving communities. Working with a non-governmental organization that represents women weavers, the distributed manufacturing model for glucose sensors will be rolled out in at least five locations.
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Stage 3: Proof of Concept

Registered in Indiain India

Focus Areas:

Health

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Implemented In:

India

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Milestone

Oct 2014
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Created
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New Country Implemented In
India