Three modern ‘Ventilators and other respiratory Solutions’ have been introduced winners of the nationwide #Innovate2BeatCOVID Grand Problem by Marico Innovation Basis (MIF) who will probably be providing Rs 85 lakhs in grants.
Harsh Mariwala, founder, Marico Innovation Basis & Chairman of Marico Ltd, stated in a press launch, “Through this challenge we bring forth unique solutions that cater to the entire spectrum of current ventilator requirements all at a fraction of the cost of international counterparts. They are built by India with best in class features and technology with global applications. The devices are disruptive, accessible and affordable – which is exactly the need of the hour.”
MIF goals to spice up the efforts of the chosen innovators by offering entry to enterprise alternatives mentorship and steerage on enterprise operations in order that they’ll attain the best pockets of India.
The winners of the problem embody the next:
*An indigenous ventilator designed by Shreeyash Electro Medicals with superior options, obtainable to hospitals at 20 per cent of the prevailing market costs to struggle the pandemic, as per the press launch. It has been deemed appropriate for each grownup and paediatric ICUs throughout the globe and can be utilized in each invasive and non-invasive modes. The system can be set to an “automatic ventilation” mode, guaranteeing continued protected air flow of an unattended affected person. They’re at present present process testing for security and important efficiency of medical electrical gear as per normal IEC 60601-1 by a NABL-accredited laboratory.