Fyodor Urine Malaria Test (UMT)

Johns Hopkins University

Product description Brand name and product description

Fyodor’s Urine Malaria Test (UMT) is a prototype incorporating a novel dipstick technology for rapid point-of-need diagnosis of clinical malaria from urine instead of blood.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

Africa, South-East Asia, South America. Source: Fyodor website

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


Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.
Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Blood based malaria tests

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

Goal 3: to improve and promote good health.

Malaria is the world’s most important tropical parasitic disease and a leading cause of death worldwide. While easily treated, proper early diagnosis is critical to successful management. Source: Fyodor website

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

Untrained individual and trained individuals.

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