Module Innovations Pvt. Ltd. , a resident incubatee of Venture Center has won Grand Challenge Canada “Stars in Global health” award of 100,000 CAD. Module Innovations proposes to develop a rapid, simple and low-cost strip for early screening of cervical cancer at the point-of-care.
A total of 13 ideas from India have been selected for the grants out of 100 selected globally. Grand Challenges Canada will invest over 10 million Canadian dollar to test new ideas to address challenges in women and children health in developing countries. Funded by the Government of Canada and other partners, Grand Challenges Canada supports innovators in low- and middle-income countries and Canada. The bold ideas Grand Challenges Canada supports integrate science and technology, social and business innovation – known as Integrated Innovation.
More about Grand Challenge Canada program: http://www.grandchallenges.ca/
Article in The Hindu BusinessLine: https://www.thehindubusinessline.com/news/science/grants-for-new-ideas-to-improve-women-and-child-health/article24058835.ece
Module Innovations Pvt Ltd-a resident incubatee of Venture Center has won India Innovation Growth Program (IIGP) 2.0.
Out of 1300 applications 50 were shortlisted. Among 50, only 10 were awarded a prize of 25 lakhs by Shri YS Chowdhary. Module Innovation is one of the 10 winners to have won the prize of 25 Lakhs.
Venture Center’s resident incubatee “Module Innovations Pvt Ltd” was covered by BioVoice magazine in their Issue 2 Volume 1 – Page 34.
More about the article :here
About Module Innovations: A young and innovative startup developing affordable and innovative diagnostic devices for rapid microbial detection in clinical and non-clinical samples. UTI or Urinary Tract Infections are the 2nd largest infection in the human body. 1 in 3 women under 24 contracts a UTI. More..
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Module Innovations Pvt Ltd-a resident incubatee of Venture Center is the winner of this year’s intensive, two-month long StartHealth competition, hosted by Unitus Seed Fund, India’s leading venture seed fund supporting startups innovating for the masses.
Module Innovations Pvt Ltd (a spin-off created under Lab2Mkt program of Venture Center) promoted by Sachin Dubey and Usman Khan is working towards developing a low-cost portable point-of-care diagnostic device for microbial infections.
Read more about Module Innovations here.
Venture Center incubatees won several awards at the IKMC 2015, organized by IKP Hyderabad
- Mr. Sachin Dubey of Module Innovation Pvt Ltd won second prize in poster presentation in “Diagnostics”
- Dr. Vishwas Joshi of Seagull Biosolutions won second prize in poster presentation in “Drug Discovery /Therapeutics”
- Dr. Abhay Shendye of Swasti Agro & Bioproducts won first prize in poster presentation in the fields of “Industrial Biotech/Agri”
- Ashish Gawade of Jeevtronics won first prize in the Lightning Pitch awards
- Dr. Abhay Shendye & Sachin Dubey also secured third positions in the Lightning Pitch awards