Click on the below to view Case Studies from a selection of previous SBRI Healthcare winners.
Edinburgh based Edixomed Ltd has developed a nitric oxide dressing for diabetic patients with chronic leg ulcers to enable rapid healing.
Originally established in 2002 to develop sensors that could diagnose carbon monoxide in exhaled breath to detect asthma, the company Anaxsys Technology has been on an eventful journey of discovery in the development of its current product – a sensor that automatically and continuously monitors a patient’s respiratory rate – the best indicator of a worsening medical condition.
Huntingdon based start up company Aseptika Ltd has devised a home-based rapid and quantative test for a common bacterial lung infection suffered by patients with Cystic Fibrosis (CF).
OBS Medical Ltd
Visensia Mobile is an ambulatory, continuous multi-dimensional monitoring system to improve patient safety and outcomes through the early detection of patient deterioration and instability.
Noctura 400 is an Organic Light Emitting Diode (OLED) -based, light therapy sleep mask (Class 2a medical device, manufactured to ISO13485 by PolyPhotonix Medical) which is CE certified for the treatment of diabetic retinopathy and the subject of a multi-centre, Phase III trial (Moorfields, UK).
Rapid Rhythm is a new, simple, 90 second one-step electrocardiogram (ECG) handset device for screening, early diagnosis, monitoring and treatment of abnormal cardiovascular conditions.
Just Checking works with 80% of UK local authorities with social services responsibilities. The company’s activity monitoring system is used for the assessment and care of people with dementia. With the backing of NHS England, Just Checking will be used to improve care for adults with learning disabilities.
Advanced Digital Innovation (UK) Ltd (ADI)
In collaboration with experts in the field of persistent pain – Professor Bob Lewin and Dr Frances Cole – ADI led a feasibility study to understand and investigate the role a mobile phone app might have in the lives of those suffering with persistent pain, and how it might improve the quality of their lives using CBT techniques but without the direct involvement of a therapist.
uMotif Digital Health
uMotif is a digital health company with a software platform for health self management, being deployed in 16 NHS centres across the UK and soon in Australia. Our technology helps strengthen relationships between patients and their clinicians and carers.