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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        AFIAS COVID-19 Ab by Boditech Med IncUPDATED OCT 2020

        AFIAS COVID-19 Ab test system is a rapid in vitro diagnostic test that qualitatively detects anti-SARS-CoV-2 IgG/IgM antibodies in whole blood, serum or plasma samples with high sensitivity.
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        Prevention & Vaccination
        Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
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        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        PCL COVID-19 TestUPDATED OCT 2020

        Qualitative detection of SARS-CoV-2 by RT-PCR
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        Prevention & Vaccination
        Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
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        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        Nucleic Acid Extractor GENTi 32 by GeneAll Biotechnology CoUPDATED AUG 2020

        The GENTi 32 gives you the flexibility to purify DNA/RNA from a variety of starting material, including Sputum, CSF, BAL, Urine, Body Fluid and also clinical samples such as hair and bone.
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        Medical Devices, Technology
        Medical Devices, TechnologySEE LESS
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        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

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        MAMAOPE: PNEUMONIA DIAGNOSTIC DEVICE FOR LOW RESOURCE CLINICAL SETTINGSUPDATED AUG 2020

        MamaOpe is a non-invasive device designed to accurately detect pneumonia in low resource settings using patient vitals.
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        Infectious & Vector Diseases, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Medical Devices and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Infectious & Vector Diseases, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Medical Devices, Health SystemsSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Uganda
        UgandaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$25,000 Funds Raised
        Testing
          

        MiCo BioMed: VERI-Q PCR 316 COVID-19 Detection PlatformUPDATED JUL 2020

        PCR 316 COVID-19 Kit is a near point-of-care diagnostics in 1 hour
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        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        We Care Solar UPDATED JUL 2020

        Saving Lives in Childbirth with Innovative Solar Suitcases
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        Climate Change and Resilience, Gender Equity, Health and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Climate Change and Resilience, Gender Equity, Health, Energy, Humanitarian Assistance, Response Technologies, SolarSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Ethiopia, Nigeria, Nepal and 5 moreSEE ALL
        Ethiopia, Nigeria, Nepal, Liberia, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, ZimbabweSEE LESS
        TO DATE$2,000,000 Funds Raised
        Humanitarian Assistance
          
        Testing
          

        CAD4COVID: Artificial Intelligence software for COVID-19 triageUPDATED JUL 2020

        CAD4COVID (Computer Aided Detection for COVID-19) is an artificial intelligence software that triage COVID-19 suspects on chest X-ray images.
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        AI, Health Systems, Medical Devices and 1 moreSEE ALL
        AI, Health Systems, Medical Devices, TechnologySEE LESS
        Testing
          

        GAIA Mobile Health ClinicsUPDATED JUN 2020

        GAIA's mobile clinics provide access to critical healthcare at the far end of the road in rural Southern Africa and build the capacity of the local healthcare systems. To date, we've conducted over 2 million clinic visits.
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        HIV/AIDS, Health Systems, Primary Care and 5 moreSEE ALL
        HIV/AIDS, Health Systems, Primary Care, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Prevention & Vaccination, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Youth Friendly ServicesSEE LESS
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        Malawi
        MalawiSEE LESS
        Prevention
          
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        Transport
          
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        ExiPrep Dx Viral DNA/RNA Kit by BioneerUPDATED JUN 2020

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        Infectious & Vector Diseases, Technology
        Infectious & Vector Diseases, TechnologySEE LESS
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        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        COVID-19 Nucleic acid testing kitsUPDATED JUN 2020

        Newly developed COVID-19 test kits will be used to test swab samples collected at Singapore’s checkpoints from Thursday (Mar 5), promising results within three hours.
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        Prevention & Vaccination
        Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
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        Singapore
        SingaporeSEE LESS
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        Testing
          
        UNDP Singapore
          

        PowerChek 2019-nCov Real-Time PCR Kit by Kogenebiotech Co. LtdUPDATED JUN 2020

        PowerChek 2019-nCov Real-Time PCR Kit provides the fast and accurate testing solution for coronavirus, targeting the E gene for beta Coronavirus and the RdRp gene for COVID-19 specifically. KogeneBioteech is engaged with relevant organizations in Korea, to supply the test kits and offer additional respiratory viral detection solutions for diagnosis by exclusion.
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        Health, Technology
        Health, TechnologySEE LESS
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        South Korea
        South KoreaSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        Highlight: Colored bleach additiveUPDATED MAY 2020

        Preventing infections and empowering health workers and patients with disinfection you can see
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        Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)
        Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)SEE LESS
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        United States, Guinea, Liberia
        United States, Guinea, LiberiaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$1,701,342 Funds Raised
        Testing
          
        Treatment
          
        Global Innovation Exchange
          

        Solar DxUPDATED MAY 2020

        Solar Dx - Solar Thermal Technology for Point-of-Care Molecular Diagnostics
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        Energy, Energy Efficiency, Health and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Energy, Energy Efficiency, Health, Prevention & Vaccination, Solar, TechnologySEE LESS
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        Bangladesh, India
        Bangladesh, IndiaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$150,000 Funds Raised
        Testing
          

        PaxView COVID-19 real-time RT-PCR Kit by PaxGenBioUPDATED MAY 2020

        The PaxView® COVID-19 real-time RT-PCR Kit detects the novel coronavirus, COVID-19 using one-step real-time RT-PCR in a single tube. The target genes for the detection of the virus are Orf1ab and N gene. The kit includes primers and probe set targeting the human RNase P gene that serves as an internal positive control for the real-time RT-PCR.
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        Prevention & Vaccination
        Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
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        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        FREND COVID-19 IgG/IgM Duo by NanoEntekUPDATED MAY 2020

        The FREND™ COVID-19 IgG/IgM Duo is a point-of-care testing (POCT) which can be used to check whether patients have developed immune responses to SARS-CoV-2 using human serum or plasma.
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        Prevention & Vaccination
        Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
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        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        Isopollo COVID-19 detection kit by M MonitorUPDATED MAY 2020

        Isopollo® COVID-19 detection kit (premix)
        Isopollo® COVID-19 detection kit (real-time)
        Isopollo® COVID-19 detection kit is a diagnostic kit that detects coronavirus based on the newest patent technology (LAMP),
        and there are two diagnostic kits; premix type for easy to use and real-time type for higher accuracy.
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        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        JD COVID-19 qRT-PCR Kit by Joonghun PharmaceuticalUPDATED MAY 2020

        It is a medical device for in vitro diagnostics that qualitatively detects the N gene of the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) in human oropharyngeal and nasopharyngeal swab and sputum samples by Real-time RT-PCR technology.
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        Infectious & Vector Diseases, Medical Devices, Prevention & Vaccination and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Infectious & Vector Diseases, Medical Devices, Prevention & Vaccination, HealthSEE LESS
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        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        COVID-19 IgG/IgM Test by HumasisUPDATED MAY 2020

        Humasis COVID-19 IgG/IgM Test is an antibody diagnostic kit that detects antibodies formed in response to a virus that has infiltrated the body.
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        Medical Devices, Prevention & Vaccination
        Medical Devices, Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
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        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        LiliF COVID-19 Real-time RT-PCR Kit by iNtRONUPDATED MAY 2020

        LiliF ™ COVID-19 Real-time RT-PCR Kit can detect RdRp and E gene, markers for detecting new coronaviruses. Also, N gene suggested by the US CDC and RNaseP gene which can confirm the validity of all test reactions are adopted and designed for simultaneous detection.
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        Medical Devices, Technology
        Medical Devices, TechnologySEE LESS
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        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        NC-15 PLUS Nucleic Acid Extractor by Hanwool TPC CoUPDATED MAY 2020

        NC-15 PLUS use a magnetic bead based method for DNA extract. This is primarily used for extracting COVID-19, HPV, TB, Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Herpes simplex virus, etc.
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        Infectious & Vector Diseases, Technology
        Infectious & Vector Diseases, TechnologySEE LESS
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        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        GeneAll: RibospinTM vRD (plus!) by GeneAll Biotechnology CoUPDATED MAY 2020

        Ribospin™ vRD provides a convenient method for isolation of RNA and DNA from cell-free fluid, cell culture supernatant, plasma, serum, swab, urine, and virus-infected samples.
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        Infectious & Vector Diseases
        Infectious & Vector DiseasesSEE LESS
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        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        Exicycler 96 (Ver.4) Real-Time Quantitative Thermal Block UPDATED MAY 2020

        Exicycler™ 96 is a superior 96-well PCR system designed for real-time qPCR applications demanding the highest performance. With the various modules, various diagnosis is available such as viral load monitoring, gene expression analysis and SNP genotyping.
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        Medical Devices, Technology
        Medical Devices, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        South Korea
        South KoreaSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        DNA Barcode ScannerUPDATED MAY 2020

        Handheld, Easy-To-Use, Point of Care Diagnostic Tool for Rapid Detection of 2019-nCoV
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        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United States
        United StatesSEE LESS
        Testing
          

        LabGun COVID-19 RT-PCR Kit by LabGenomics Co., Ltd.UPDATED MAY 2020

        LabGunTM COVID-19 RT-PCR Kit is a real-time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction
        (rRT-PCR) test intended for the qualitative detection of nucleic acid from the SARS-CoV-2
        FOCUS AREAS
        Prevention & Vaccination
        Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
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        Korea, South
        Korea, SouthSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        South Korean Government
          

        Flomics COVID-19UPDATED MAY 2020

        Flomics developed a cloud-based platform that helps hospitals, clinics and research laboratories to extract the most of NGS data. It takes any kind of COVID-19 sequencing experiment and generates interpretable clinical information (phylogeny, etc)
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        Data/Analytics, Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Data/Analytics, Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & VaccinationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Switzerland, Spain
        Switzerland, SpainSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Testing
          

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