Developing List of Potentially Relevant Innovations across 12 COVID-19 Categories
Innovations that may be ready to deploy, could be adapted for COVID-19 responses, or may inspire new much-needed solutions. TIP: Use the filters below to find specific innovations such as "COVID-19 Categories" for solutions in 1 of 12 categories or "COVID-19 Recognitions" for those identified for their COVID-19 efforts.
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        Soapy - Saving life through smart hygieneUPDATED MAY 2020

        Hygiene Micro-Station, powered by IoT, and computer vision, we turn hand-wash into data. Hand wash never was easier, accurate, and compliant as it is today.
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        Food Safety and Standards, Health, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)
        Food Safety and Standards, Health, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)SEE LESS
        Prevention
          

        DimagiUPDATED MAY 2020

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        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Emergency Communication
          
        Prevention
          

        Unleash Live Social Distancing Covid19 responseUPDATED MAY 2020

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        Data Collection/Needs Assessments, Data/Analytics, GIS/Mapping
        Data Collection/Needs Assessments, Data/Analytics, GIS/MappingSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United States
        United StatesSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Emergency Communication
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
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        SevamobUPDATED MAY 2020

        Artificial intelligence enabled healthcare platform for organizations
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        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India, South Africa, United States
        India, South Africa, United StatesSEE LESS
        TO DATE$1,742,500 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          
        Treatment
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          
        +1
          

        Korea Kiyon COVID-19 testing boothUPDATED MAY 2020

        Bidirectional Walk Through Booth
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        Prevention & Vaccination
        Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Prevention
          
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        WaterSHEDUPDATED MAY 2020

        HappyTap Household Hand-Washing Station
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        Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Sanitation and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Sanitation, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)SEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Vietnam
        VietnamSEE LESS
        TO DATE$1,106,828 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          
        Grand Challenges Canada
          

        Lifebuoy Friendship HospitalUPDATED MAY 2020

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        Primary Care
        Primary CareSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Bangladesh
        BangladeshSEE LESS
        Prevention
          
        Treatment
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        +1
          

        Hewa TeleUPDATED MAY 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Kenya
        TO DATE$712,180 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          
        Treatment
          
        Grand Challenges Canada
          

        VIDA & Co. Protective MaskUPDATED MAY 2020

        Personal protective masks for essential workers
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        Medical Devices, Prevention & Vaccination
        Medical Devices, Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        TO DATE$150,000 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          
        Y Combinator
          

        SaniTap - COVID-19UPDATED MAY 2020

        Proven household handwashing device. Avoids reinfection. SaniTap is designed to supply the daily handwashing requirements of a household making it an ideal tool for Covid-19 social distancing and avoiding crowding at water access points.
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        Prevention & Vaccination, Refugees, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Prevention & Vaccination, Refugees, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Humanitarian Assistance, SanitationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Kenya, Sudan, South Sudan
        Kenya, Sudan, South SudanSEE LESS
        Prevention
          

        E-MaskUPDATED MAY 2020

        Innovative personal protection equipment to ensure healthy and clean breathing. To provide healthy, clean air by removing contaminants, pollutants and harmful pathogens by electromagnetic methods
        FOCUS AREAS
        Air Quality, Health, Health Systems and 2 moreSEE ALL
        Air Quality, Health, Health Systems, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Medical DevicesSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Mexico
        MexicoSEE LESS
        Prevention
          

        Helix Nanotechnologies: Vaccine for COVID-19UPDATED MAY 2020

        HelixNano is developing a multi-antigen mRNA vaccine for SARS-CoV-2.
        TO DATE$150,000 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          
        Y Combinator
          

        Macromoltek: Novel antibody drug for COVID-19UPDATED MAY 2020

        Computational design of novel antibody drug for COVID-19
        FOCUS AREAS
        Infectious & Vector Diseases
        Infectious & Vector DiseasesSEE LESS
        TO DATE$150,000 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          
        Treatment
          
        Y Combinator
          

        Jacaranda HealthUPDATED MAY 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Kenya
        TO DATE$1,432,908 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          
        Treatment
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        MusoUPDATED MAY 2020

        Proactive Community Case Management to Improve Child Survival
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior ChangeSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Mali
        TO DATE$2,250,000 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          
        Treatment
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        +1
          

        Bodhi Health EducationUPDATED MAY 2020

        Bodhi Health is helping healthcare providers recruit better employees and bringing the center to a higher standard through training programs
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        Prevention
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        Wellthy Therapeutics: digital chronic disease prevention and management platformUPDATED MAY 2020

        We design and develop mHealth solutions to inspire and enable individuals to prevent, manage and reverse their chronic health conditions.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        Emergency Communication
          
        Prevention
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        SNEHA (Society for Nutrition, Education and Health Action)UPDATED MAY 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        Economic and Workforce Support
          
        Prevention
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        SORMAS - COVID-19UPDATED MAY 2020

        SORMAS (Surveillance Outbreak Response Management and Analysis System) is a pandemic management system for case and contact management.SORMAS-COVID-19 is a specialized version for contact person management within the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic.It supports the health authorities in identifying and monitoring contact persons.
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        Data/Analytics, Health Systems
        Data/Analytics, Health SystemsSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Fiji, Nigeria, Ghana
        Fiji, Nigeria, GhanaSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Prevention
          

        HYDROTECHUPDATED MAY 2020

        Manufacturing and deployment modular, chemical free, solar powered, cost-effective, eco-friendly and sustainable water treatment innovation for the poorest and vulnerable communities in Africa; thereby accelerating access to safe drinking water.
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        Climate Change and Resilience, Social Services, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and 5 moreSEE ALL
        Climate Change and Resilience, Social Services, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Citizen Participation, Communication with Communities, Gender Equity, Good Governance, HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Nigeria
        NigeriaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$590,000 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          

        Inokyo: COVID-19 Contact TracingUPDATED APR 2020

        Contact tracing for warehouses and workspaces
        FOCUS AREAS
        Policy and Regulation, Prevention & Vaccination
        Policy and Regulation, Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        TO DATE$150,000 Funds Raised
        Policy-Related
          
        Prevention
          
        Y Combinator
          

        AON3DUPDATED APR 2020

        Face shields and ventilator components
        FOCUS AREAS
        Prevention & Vaccination
        Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        TO DATE$150,000 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          
        Y Combinator
          

        Voodoo ManufacturingUPDATED APR 2020

        3D printing Face Shields
        FOCUS AREAS
        Medical Devices
        Medical DevicesSEE LESS
        TO DATE$150,000 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          
        Y Combinator
          

        SolugenUPDATED APR 2020

        Producing hand sanitizer
        FOCUS AREAS
        Prevention & Vaccination
        Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        TO DATE$150,000 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          
        Y Combinator
          

        BetterConsultUPDATED APR 2020

        Pre-consultation tool for patients
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        Data Collection/Needs Assessments, Health, Technology
        Data Collection/Needs Assessments, Health, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United States
        United StatesSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Prevention
          
        Testing
          
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