Covid-19 Innovation Challenges by Innoget

Using Peptide Nucleic Acids (PNAs) as a Tool to Diagnose COVID-19

Posted by Covid-19 Innovation Challenges by InnogetVery responsive · Innovative Products and Technologies · United Kingdom

Summary of the technology

Using Peptide Nucleic Acids (PNAs) as a Tool to Diagnose COVID-19

We offer a fast and efficient diagnostic method which can be applied to a large amount of tests in a short time.
Our method is based on a kit which identifies specifically the viral RNA biomarker.
The test is characterized by reliability, sensitivity, rapid (not more than 10-15 minutes), low toxicity and reasonable cost.

Project ID : 47-2020-10881

Covid-19 Innovation Challenges by Innoget

Description of the technology

  • We offer a fast and efficient diagnostic method which can be applied to a large amount of tests in a short time.
  • Our method is based on a kit which identifies specifically the viral RNA biomarker.
  • The test is characterized by reliability, sensitivity, rapid (not more than 10-15 minutes), low toxicity and reasonable cost.

Project manager

Keren-Or Amar
VP, Business Development, Healthcare

Project researchers

Eylon Yavin
HUJI, School of Medicine - IMRIC
School of Pharmacy- Institute for Drug Research

Technology Owner

Covid-19 Innovation Challenges by Innoget

Innovation Intermediary

Related keywords

  • Biological Sciences
  • Diagnostics, Diagnosis
  • Virus, Virology / Antibiotics / Bacteriology
  • Biology / Biotechnology
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Genetic Engineering / Molecular Biology
  • Covid-19
  • peptide

About Covid-19 Innovation Challenges by Innoget

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