Jana Care Aina

Jana Care

Aina is a diagnostic device for smartphones that can analyzes HbA1c, blood glucose, hemoglobin, creatinine, and lipids from a capillary blood sample.

Product description Brand name and product description

Aina is a diagnostic sensor and smartphone application that plugs into any smartphone and analyzes HbA1c, blood glucose, hemoglobin, creatinine, and lipids from a capillary blood sample in only minutes. The device can be used by patients for self-monitoring as well as by healthcare providers for mass screening and point-of-care testing.

Aina has also developed the Habits Program, based on the landmark Diabetes Prevention Program, to deliver digital coaching and support to patients recently diagnosed with pre-diabetes or type II diabetes.

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

India, and many low-resource settings, as well as high-resource settings.

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

Hospitals and health clinics, including Narayana Health Hospital in Bangalore, India.

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

Aina device: less than 50 USD

Individual tests: Less than 1 USD

The Aina Companion App is free to install on a smartphone.

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

OneTouch products and various inexpensive at-home glucose testers, although many of these tests are not as inclusive of statistics beyond glucose measurement like the Jana Care Aina.

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

Goal 3: Good health and well-being.

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

Patients with diabetes or pre-diabetes and trained professionals

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