DDG Rapid Assessment of Malaria (RAM) Device

Disease Diagnostic Group (DDG)

The Rapid Assessment of Malaria (RAM) Device is a prototype portable, reusable device that exploits the magnetic properties of a malaria biomarker to detect malaria in less than 1 minute.

Product description

The Rapid Assessment of Malaria (RAM) Device is a prototype portable, reusable device that exploits the magnetic properties of a malaria biomarker to detect malaria in less than 1 minute.

Target region(s)

Worldwide with a focus in areas affected with malaria

Distributors/implementing organizations

This product is a prototype as of September, 2016. It has not yet been distributed and implemented.

Market suggested retail price
  • This product is a prototype as of September, 2016 and the estimated retail price is unknown.
Competitive landscape

Tests used by trained medical professionals such as PCR, QBC, blood smear, or rapid diagnostic blood or urine tests

SDG targeted

The Rapid Assessment of Malaria (RAM) Device seeks to diagnose malaria to treat it early and effectively.

Target user(s)

Untrained diagnostician

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