DDG Rapid Assessment of Malaria (RAM) Device

Disease Diagnostic Group (DDG)

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

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Product description Brand name and 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) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

Worldwide with a focus in areas affected with malaria

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

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

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

1400-1700 ZAR (79 – 96 USD Converted in May 2020)

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

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

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

SDG 3: Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)
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